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Japanese athletes turn back the clock

...than any other developed country and also has the longest life-expectancy of 86.2 years, according to the World Health Organization.The combination of the two is producing some impressive athletic feats.Japanese professional baseball player...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-04-12/japanese-athletes-tu
Business news

LONDON - One of the world's most popular weed-killers - and the most widely used kind in the U.S. - has been labeled a probable carcinogen by the cancer research arm of the World Health Organization

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-20/business-news
MOX contractor cites Ebola in phishing scam training drill

...after treating a doctor with the virus. The e-mail, sent Sept. 24, also quoted a fictitious doctor at the World Health Organization who "warns that the general population of the Atlanta and Augusta regions of Georgia may be in danger of contracting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-20/mox-contractor-cites-ebola-p
Blood on their hands

...refine their Ebola protocols on the fly, they still refuse to ban incoming travel from West Africa, where the World Health Organization expects between 5,000 to 10,000 new Ebola cases a week by December.Overly sanguine CDC Director Tom Frieden...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-10-17/blood-their-hands
CDC: Ebola virus is our problem, too

...sets of gloves. That's the kind of difficult environment people are working in."As of last Thursday, the World Health Organization reported there were 3,069 known cases and 1,552 deaths, but the 47 percent survival rate so far is higher...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-02/cdc-ebola-virus-our-problem-
HIV diagnosis rate fell by third in US over decade

...today in Melbourne, Australia.HIV is the virus that causes AIDS, which destroys the immune system. The World Health Organization estimates 35 million people globally have the virus. In the United States, 1.1 million people are thought...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2014-07-19/hiv-diagnosis-rate-fell-th
Ebola toll might 'vastly underestimate' outbreak

...dead and sickened by Ebola in West Africa might "vastly underestimate the magnitude of the outbreak," the World Health Organization said Thursday. The U.N. health agency said it was prepared for the crisis to continue for months.With...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-08-14/ebola-toll-might-vastly-underestima
Emory Ebola patients reported recovered, released

...outbreak - more than the caseloads of all the previous two-dozen Ebola outbreaks combined, according to the World Health Organization.Though health officials repeatedly have said the chance of a large Ebola outbreak is very low in the U.S...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-21/emory-ebola-patients-reporte
Ft. Stewart soldiers on Ebola mission

...Department to deploy soon to the region that's been plagued by a large outbreak of the deadly virus. The World Health Organization estimates Ebola has killed more than 3,400 people. Pentagon spokesman Navy Rear Admiral John Kirby said the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-07/ft-stewart-soldiers-ebola-mi
African Cup site in limbo because of Ebola outbreak

...Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone ? until further notice, but says it is following the advice of the World Health Organization that travel bans will not help curtail the outbreak, and the tournament in Morocco can go ahead.CAF President...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-10-16/african-cup-site-lim