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Why Cities Have More Homeless People

by Ann Harrison Why is the rate of homelessness higher in urban areas than in rural communities? Studies show that 77 percent of the homeless population is located in large cities, whereas only seven percent of the homeless population comes…

Polio News: cVDPV1 confirmed in Papua New Guinea

The Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI) reported this week on a advance notification of circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus-1 (cVDPV1) in Papua New Guinea. Following identification last month of an Acute Flaccid Paralysis (AFP) case from which VDPV type 1 had been isolated,…

When I Met Roger Moore

by Victor Paul Scerri Living in Thailand, I recently went to see Khao Phing Kan – also popularly called the James Bond Island, or as I say, the Roger More Island, because it was featured in the James Bond movie…

5 Tips for Finding Your Next Pet

Guest Blog At some point, you might have admired people walking around with their pets or even watched them having fun with their animal companions. And maybe you thought to yourself, “I’d love to have a pet of my own,…