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Church forms bonds gives medical aid through foreign mission trips

...herself continuing similar work on a full-time basis after graduate school, and perhaps one day working for the World Health Organization or the Centers for Disease Control.On Tuesday, she applied for a certificate program in global health at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-07-03/church-forms-bonds-gives
Take pride in vaccines

...Rubella has been eliminated from the Western Hemisphere. On April 29, the Pan-American Health Organization/World Health Organization declared that "the Americas region has become the first in the world to be declared free of endemic transmission...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-05-15/take-pride-vaccines
Speaker urges GRU grads to follow passions

...countries. About 15 million premature babies are born every year and that number is increasing, according to the World Health Organization. It accounted for 1 million deaths in 2013 and complications from pre-term birth is the leading cause of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-05-08/speaker-urges-gru-grads-foll
Lumber Liquidators suspends sales of Chinese-made flooring

...percent of the kits from customers with laminate flooring from China showed formaldehyde air concentrations within World Health Organization guidelines.It also said its suppliers have certified and labeled the flooring as compliant with California...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-07/lumber-liquidators-suspend
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