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Have a question-anyone know of any biomarkers that show on the skin prior to full onset of symptoms ?  Such as Histamine, or proteins, anything that a scanner might be able to pick up at a distance. Remote sensors can pick up trace minerals in rocks

Have a question-anyone know of any biomarkers that show on the skin prior to full onset of symptoms ? Such as Histamine, or proteins, anything that a scanner might be able to pick up at a distance. Remote sensors can pick up trace minerals in rocks

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The key to an effective response is to limit transmission. Quarantine requires providing food for everyone, which is the largest scale essential activity, so we focus on leveraging early detection of illness and subsequent isolation and care on the f

The key to an effective response is to limit transmission. Quarantine requires providing food for everyone, which is the largest scale essential activity, so we focus on leveraging early detection of illness and subsequent isolation and care on the f

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September 8th to 21st, with the support of Urgent Africa Fund Africa (UAF Africa), I travelled to Liberia to carry out a mental health and psychosocial support (MHPSS) intervention. It had three components: i) carry out a rapid assessment of the MHP

September 8th to 21st, with the support of Urgent Africa Fund Africa (UAF Africa), I travelled to Liberia to carry out a mental health and psychosocial support (MHPSS) intervention. It had three components: i) carry out a rapid assessment of the MHP

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This could also be relevant for Ebola, which also is an RNA virus:

HIV vaccine

The body's initial "vaccine-reaction" against HIV could be prolonged if the viruses were inactivated. In comparison, the polioviruses can be inactivated by cleavage

This could also be relevant for Ebola, which also is an RNA virus: HIV vaccine The body's initial "vaccine-reaction" against HIV could be prolonged if the viruses were inactivated. In comparison, the polioviruses can be inactivated by cleavage

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How do you train people very quickly on how germs can travel around a patient. Yes, you can give them gloves, but that's only 20% of the solution.

Paint is CHEAP!

Apparently not everyone is a germaphobe like me. You can use paint in 2 very impo

How do you train people very quickly on how germs can travel around a patient. Yes, you can give them gloves, but that's only 20% of the solution. Paint is CHEAP! Apparently not everyone is a germaphobe like me. You can use paint in 2 very impo

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Bruce Aylward, assistant director general of the World Health Organization, has outlined three numbers for slowing the spread of Ebola: 70, 70 and 60. To bring the epidemic under control, officials should ensure that at least 70 percent of Ebola-vict

Bruce Aylward, assistant director general of the World Health Organization, has outlined three numbers for slowing the spread of Ebola: 70, 70 and 60. To bring the epidemic under control, officials should ensure that at least 70 percent of Ebola-vict

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I am not that familiar with the disease process but I have some knowledge of TH. and wondering about its use-especially in last ditch efforts. TH has the ability to protect vital organs from damage by shutting systems down and reducing oxygen demands

I am not that familiar with the disease process but I have some knowledge of TH. and wondering about its use-especially in last ditch efforts. TH has the ability to protect vital organs from damage by shutting systems down and reducing oxygen demands

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Currently space suit appearance, frightening foreign, even more freightening for children. Child friendly dress codes long used in Pediatric Hospitals. Respectful use of cultural iconic patterns for PPE. Explore if spray painting can be economic proc

Currently space suit appearance, frightening foreign, even more freightening for children. Child friendly dress codes long used in Pediatric Hospitals. Respectful use of cultural iconic patterns for PPE. Explore if spray painting can be economic proc

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I hope someone is looking at Security issues -especially if Militant groups are in the areas-they tend to feed off the mistrust and fear associated with things like this You need some really good PR types to keep the population informed and not beco

I hope someone is looking at Security issues -especially if Militant groups are in the areas-they tend to feed off the mistrust and fear associated with things like this You need some really good PR types to keep the population informed and not beco

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The idea is to use existing approved vaccines (such as MMR or flu vaccines) to induce non-specific protective antiviral responses of the innate immune system in persons exposed to Ebolavirus. The pathogenicity of Ebolavirus infection is thought to be

The idea is to use existing approved vaccines (such as MMR or flu vaccines) to induce non-specific protective antiviral responses of the innate immune system in persons exposed to Ebolavirus. The pathogenicity of Ebolavirus infection is thought to be

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we are a group of homeopathic professionals and doctors who are asking that WHO and other agencies test homeopathic medicines in the field, if we look at the past performance of homeopathy in the epidemics of the past it has always performed well,in

we are a group of homeopathic professionals and doctors who are asking that WHO and other agencies test homeopathic medicines in the field, if we look at the past performance of homeopathy in the epidemics of the past it has always performed well,in

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Senegal http://www.ibtimes.com/ebola-miracle-how-senegal-has-dodged-outbreak-1695858 and Koinadugu District http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/storyline/wp/2014/10/10/the-fight-to-save-the-last-ebola-free-district-in-sierra-leone/

Senegal http://www.ibtimes.com/ebola-miracle-how-senegal-has-dodged-outbreak-1695858 and Koinadugu District http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/storyline/wp/2014/10/10/the-fight-to-save-the-last-ebola-free-district-in-sierra-leone/

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