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Zimbabwe: Binga Floods – Hundreds Perched in Trees Without Food

Hundreds of villagers are marooned between rivers in Binga's Siabua and surrounding areas with some perched in trees after heavy rains fell in the...

5 Ways Families Can Help Tackle Climate Change

Hidden among all of the troubling environmental headlines from 2019 — and let’s face it, there were plenty — was one encouraging sign: the...

South Africa: Polluted Vaal River Finally a Focus of National Government

The sewage crisis that has been plaguing the Vaal River system is now a focus of national Government. On Tuesday February 4th 2020 Minister of...

Rising Sea Temperatures Will Hit Fisheries and Communities in Poor Countries the Hardest

Despite having some of the world’s smallest carbon footprints, small island developing states and the world’s least-developed countries will be among the places most...

East Africa: UN Calls On Developed Countries to Help East Africa Fight Locust Plague

UN Secretary-General António Guterres has bemoaned developed countries' contribution to climate change, commending Africa for its political and moral leadership on the climate emergency. Speaking...

Africa: World Drains Away Valuable Energy, Nutrients & Water in Fast-Growing Wastewater Streams

Hamilton, Canada — Vast amounts of valuable energy, agricultural nutrients, and water could be recovered from the world's fast-growing volume of municipal wastewater. Some 380...

Africa: Europe Has Banned Neonicotinoid Insecticides. Action Is Needed in Africa Too

First marketed in the late 1990s, neonicotinoid insecticides have become the world's most widely used group of insecticides. They offer lower toxicity to mammals...

Plants Safely Store Toxic Mercury. Bushfires and Climate Change Bring It Back Into Our Environment

Climate change and bushfire may exacerbate recent mercury pollution and increase exposure to the poisonous neurotoxin, according to our study published in the Journal...

Lessons on how to effectively tackle insect invasions

Kenyan food production and grazing land is under threat from a huge desert locust invasion. The insects are currently in two counties in northern...

We Have the Vaccine for Climate Disinformation – Let’s Use It

Australia’s recent bushfire crisis will be remembered for many things – not least, the tragic loss of life, property and landscape. But one other...

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5 Winter Doctors That Will Help You Stay Healthy This Season

Winter is a very joyous season as the holiday season is the time when most people make the best memories of the year. Yet,...

Plantains Vs Bananas – What is the Difference? Find Out

There is a big similarity between bananas and plantains, yet, they both have a few differences both in usage and flavor. What is the difference...

Health Risks of Asbestos Exposure

There are a total of six natural minerals that occur naturally in our environment and fibres that can be separated for industrial and commercial...

Sexting Samples – How to Turn Your Partner on via Chat/text

Sexting has been the up-to-the-minute thing since the birth of smartphones and other mobile devices that promote easy communication. No doubt, sexting can be a...

Africa’s Leading Molecular Diagnostics Company Stack Diagnostics Introduces DiagnoseMe

Nigeria’s first molecular diagnostics and personalized medicine company Stack Diagnostics introduced its subsidiary, DiagnoseMe Africa at a stakeholders meeting on Tuesday 22nd October 2018...

Tips to Help You to Keep Cellulite Under Control

Cellulite is often described as the accumulation of the toxin and fats in our body, which get into our connective tissues and then providing...

Vicarious Menstruation and Other Period Myths Unveiled

Have you heard of Vicarious menstruation? here's the history you never heard about. Menstruation is a very popular topic and you probably have read and...

How Does Rising Costs of Prescription Drugs in the Us Affect the Overall Health Industry?

For over the years, health status becomes demanding to a human being because of the illnesses that could be acquired. Extending one’s life is the...

this is the full-scale of NHS staffing problem

More nurses, more hospitals and more GPs, these were the 2019 general election promises made by the now government. That the NHS is in the...

Rhodiola Rosea: Uses, Benefits, and Side Effects

Rhodiola Rosea is a medicinal plant native to the wild Arctic regions of Alaska, Asia, and Europe. The use of this plant for medicinal purposes...
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