Author: Anna Picard

Zika virus Found In Indiana

Zika virus Indiana The Ohio Department of Health has confirmed the first case of Zika virus in the state. According to media reports Wednesday, the virus was found in a 30-year-old woman returning to the Cleveland area from Haiti, according to a media release. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) had reported 35 cases of Zika virus in 12 states and the District of Columbia prior to Ohio’s case. Zika virus is primarily transmitted through a mosquito bite, and there’s no indication that it can spread from person to person through casual contact, according to the Ohio Department...

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BlackBerry Cutting More Jobs; Canada and Florida Most Affected

BlackBerry was once a tech giant and leader in the mobile phone industry. However in recent months the company has been in a downward spiral that it does not seem to be pulling out of. Now, according to the article on the Dispatch Terminal, the company has recently let go an additional two hundred employees in Canada and Florida in what they are saying will actually help to turn around the flailing company. The company has confirmed that the layoffs will consist of 75 jobs at their Florida location and 125 jobs at their Waterloo office in Canada. While...

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New Lyme Disease Causing Vacteria Species Discovered UPDATE

lyme disease Discovery The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, in collaboration with Mayo Clinic and health officials from Minnesota, Wisconsin, and North Dakota, report the discovery of a new species of bacteria (Borrelia mayonii) that causes Lyme disease in people. Until now, Borrelia burgdorferi was the only species believed to cause Lyme disease in North America. Scientists at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, first suspected the possibility of new bacteria after lab tests from six people with suspected Lyme disease produced unusual results, according to the findings published today in Lancet Infectious Diseases.Additional genetic testing at the...

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Earth two planets: Was Earth Created With Two Planets?

Earth two planets: Earth May Once Have Been Two Planetss Theories about the formation of the earth are common. Many scientists are not sure how the earth was formed. In recent weeks, a new theory about the early formation of the earth has been suggested. This theory is one that scientists and those who study the earth think may be rooted in fact. They are currently suggesting that early in the history of the earth — many billions of years ago — there was an instant where an “embryo planet” collided with the earth and led to the formation...

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Kaylan Mahomes: The Mother Of All Internet Mysteries

Kaylan Mahomes:  The Mother Of All Internet Mysteries A picture of a mother and her twin daughters is causing lots of confusion and also prompting discussion about age-defying products. As reported by CNN, in a photo posted to Twitter by Kaylan Mahomes, the girl poses with her mother and identical twin sister. The thing is, it’s not clear which of the women is the mother and which two are the daughters. It’s unclear how old the twin girls are, but all three women in the photo look the same age. Before you scroll down for the answer, can you...

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