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Cholera outbreak in Mandera now contained, medics say

Archived, 12 days ago From nation.co.ke 

Nairobi, KENYA - The cholera outbreak that has ravaged Mandera County for the past three months has been contained, Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) International team leader Ahmed Garat has said.

Medics from MSF, a non-governmental organisation and one ...

Alzheimer walks raise thousands across the Pembina Valley

Archived, 12 days ago From pembinavalleyonline.com 

Winkler, CANADA - Hundreds of walkers from across the Pembina Valley came out this month in support of those living with Alzheimers.

Walk for Alzheimers events took place in Altona, Carman, Winkler, Morris and Morden, raising awareness and funds for the ...

Baghdad's displaced: A huge need for assistance, incredible resilience

Archived, 12 days ago From middleeasteye.net 

London, U K - Abu Ghraib, a district in western Baghdad, has a long history of taking in displaced people. Since 2014 more than 20,000 displaced families from Anbar have sought refuge there.

MSF has been providing medical care to displaced and negle ...

American Diabetes Association, IBM Watson Health team up to build diabetes advisor

Archived, 12 days ago From enterpriseinnovation.net 

Newton, MASSACHUSETTS - The American Diabetes Association has joined forces with IBM Watson Health to build a first-of-its-kind diabetes advisor for patients and caregivers.

The long-term collaboration between the two companies is expected to bring together ...

Group sends final medical aid shipment to Somali hospital

Archived, 13 days ago From heraldcourier.com 

Bristol, VIRGINIA - A Minnesota nonprofit has shipped an entire hospital's worth of equipment and supplies to a medical facility in Mogadishu, Somalia.

The Star Tribune reports that St. Louis Park-based nonprofit Matter worked with the Minnesota Community ...

Charity invests £9 million in children’s hospital

Archived, 13 days ago From thirdforcenews.org.uk 

Edinburgh, U K - A leading children’s charity has invested over £9 million in the Royal Hospital for Children in Glasgow in the first year it has been open.

Glasgow Children’s Hospital Charity – formerly Yorkhill Children’s Charity – revealed it has co ...

Kurt Angle wants to ‘make wrestling great again’ … for charity

Archived, 13 days ago From uproxx.com 

Culver City, CALIFORNIA - Kurt Angle has always been perhaps the most tongue-in-cheek “American hero” character in wrestling history. Pompous, entitled, conceited, egotistical, selfish, rude and delusional. Maybe it makes perfect sense, then, that he would debut a new T-shirt ...

Maine Red Cross volunteer going to Orlando

Archived, 13 days ago From wcsh6.com 

Portland, MAINE - An American Red Cross volunteer from Maine deployed to Orlando Tuesday morning to provide disaster mental health support to the victims' families in the wake of the Pulse nightclub shooting.

Jan Frost, of Rockport, is a 15-year volunte ...

Facebook launches tools to help people struggling with suicidal thoughts

Archived, 13 days ago From stuff.co.nz 

Wellington, NEW ZEALAND - People expressing suicidal or self-harming thoughts on Facebook are to receive more support, thanks to a new tool launched by the social media giant.

The new resource, which goes live on Wednesday, gives users on Facebook links to spe ...

Volta Region works towards national HIV campaign target

Archived, 13 days ago From graphic.com.gh 

Accra, GHANA - The first 90 Fast-Track target, which is part of a broader UNAIDS Global Strategy, is intended to end AIDS by 2030, but this requires that countries set short-term targets for 2020 to allow for the tracking of progress towards achieving the global lo ...

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