Tag Archives: 2017

Who malaria report 2017

WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, PhD, who goes by Tedros, said, “Without urgent action, we risk going backwards, and missing the global malaria targets for 2020 and beyond. Deaths reached 445 000, a similar number to the previous year. 7 billion was invested in malaria control and elimination efforts globally by governments of malaria endemic countries… Read More »

CDC: Here Is Where The Asian Longhorned Tick Has Spread Since 2017

The Haemaphysalis longicornis tick has now appeared in 9 states. (Photo: Getty Images)Getty Tick, tick, tick. It was only a matter of time before this tick would spread from New Jersey to other states. Just 7 months ago, I wrote for Forbes about how the Asian longhorned tick (Haemaphysalis longicornis) had made its first real appearance in America… Read More »

Wrist Blood Pressure Cuff Monitor by Balance, “2017 Update” Ultra Portable High Accuracy Readings, Easy-to-Read LCD, Travel Bag included with Two User Support and 2-Year Warranty

Wrist monitors are more compact and portable-but also more sensitive to proper technique. That’s why we designed our monitor with a built-in Position Assistant that corrects your arm position in real time, and our support team is just a phone call away if you have questions. This wrist monitor makes a great companion to the… Read More »