Bird Flu in Brazil: 6-month Health Emergency Declared

Human Bird Flu Case Confirmed in Chinese Woman

After the detection of several avian flu cases, a six-month health emergency has been declared by the Brazilian government. While seven of these cases were found in Espirito Santo state, Rio de Janeiro state has reported one, the BBC reported. Health Emergency in Brazil The health emergency was declared on Wednesday across the whole country for the next 180 days as a precaution. Brazil is the world's largest exporter of chicken meat, with annual...

What You Need to Know

What You Need to Know

In North Korea, one in six kids under the age of 5 were found to suffer from stunted growth due to malnutrition, stated report. Stunted Growth Among Kids in North Korea The stunting rate of the children...

A vision for a journey towards reconciliation

A vision for a journey towards reconciliation

Last Friday was National Sorry Day or National Day of Healing. This day is in memory of ‘The Stolen Generations’ of our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, many of whom were forcibly removed from their families to be...