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Amputee Jane running 10k for Olivia Giles charity

40 hours ago From edinburghnews.scotsman.com  View Original Article

Edinburgh, U K - Like any first-time runner she was nervous about tackling the 10k around Arthur’s Seat and Edinburgh’s streets. But unlike the others taking part in the race in May this year she had two major concerns: would her leg be up the task, and would people ...

Cheryl Is Auctioning Off Her Beaut X Factor Finale Jewels For Charity. Yes, Way...

40 hours ago From instyle.co.uk  View Original Article

London, U K - Cheryl Fernandez Versini has treated us to some seriously stellar looks over the course of the X Factor live shows, though it would seem she saved her hottest outfit for last...

At last night's epic finale, Cheryl took her place on the ...

Southam lady lops off locks for charity

40 hours ago From leamingtonobserver.co.uk  View Original Article

Warwickshire, U K - It was a case of hair today gone tomorrow for one Southam resident who lopped off her locks for charity.

Samantha Habel agreed to chop her hair in a bid to raise money for RICE - a charity, which provides support and researches treatme ...

UNICEF’s pneumonia vaccines to save .48m children, say agency, others

Archived, 2 days ago From ngrguardiannews.com 

Lagos, NIGERIA - Stakeholders in the Nigeria’s health sector are upbeat as United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) is about to introduce four (4) million doses of pneumonia vaccines into Nigeria’s immunization schedule, maintaining that it is a bold step to avert the ...

Guinea Fights to Reduce Ebola Risks to Miners

Archived, 2 days ago From voanews.com 

Health teams working in Guinea are ramping up outreach efforts in the country’s mining regions, where a concentrated and mobile workforce provides a ripe environment for spreading the deadly Ebola virus, according to a UNICEF representative.
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Take time to relax says suicide prevention charity

Archived, 2 days ago From staffordshirenewsletter.co.uk 

Stafford, U K - Charity Papyrus Prevention of Young Suicide has seen a considerable rise in the number of young people seeking help via its national HOPELineUK helpline services.

Its text and email service is dealing with a steep increase in requests ...

Saudi King Gives $35m Grant For Ebola Fight

Archived, 2 days ago From gulfbusiness.com 

Dubai, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - Saudi King Abdullah has donated $35 million to the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) to support its Ebola fighting programme, funding equipment and specialised treatment centres in four West African countries.

Under the grant, the Jeddah- ...

Ethiopia will receive 13 Million Praziquantel Tablets in 2015

Archived, 2 days ago From ethiosports.com 

ETHIOPIA - Merck, a leading company for innovative and top-quality, high-tech products in the pharmaceutical, chemical and life science sectors, today announced that Ethiopia will receive around 13 million praziquantel tablets in 2015. Merck supports the World ...

Support dogs offer comfort and guidance to youths with autism

Archived, 2 days ago From heprovince.com 

Vancouver, CANADA - Nicole Kaler remembers going to Costco and having to turn around and go home again, unable to find a parking spot close to the entrance.

Kaler’s daughter, Maya, was diagnosed with autism at age two.

The little girl had a ...

Mexican Red Cross ambulance service and volunteers bridging the healthcare gap

Archived, 4 days ago From ifrc.org 

Geneva, SWITZERLAND - “Please don’t leave me,” says Maria, a 60-year-old woman living with disability, before entering the operating room in a public hospital in Mexico City. Adriana reassures her. “Don’t worry, I will wait for you here,” she says.

Hours be ...

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