Britain and Bill Gates announce £3 billion to eradicate malaria

Britain and Bill Gates announce £3 billion to eradicate malaria

(London, United Kingdom-AFP) – Britain’s finance minister and tech billionaire Bill Gates unveiled Monday a plan to spend billions to eradicate “the world’s deadliest killer” malaria. Chancellor George Osborne and Gates announced £3 billion ($4.28 billion, 4 billion euros) in funding over the next five years for research and to support efforts to eliminate the […]

25.01.2016 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Vic & Emmy: A celebration of love through the years

Vic & Emmy: A celebration of love through the years

By Mylene Billups Fifty years of marriage is a milestone that every married couple strives for.  My parents, Vic and Emy Paysan celebrated their 50 years of Catholic marriage on May 1, 2015.  Originally, they didn’t want to celebrate it with fuss; but the children made sure our parents’ milestone was recognized with a church […]

20.07.2015 · Filled under: Local News ·
Anti-cancer vaccine implant begins US trials in humans

Anti-cancer vaccine implant begins US trials in humans

(WASHINGTON-AFP) – An experimental vaccine implant to treat skin cancer has begun early trials in humans, as part of a growing effort to train the immune system to fight tumors, researchers said Friday. The approach, which was shown to work in lab mice in 2009, involves placing a fingernail-sized sponge under the skin where it […]

08.09.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Science & Technology ·