When the Marburg Virus Attacks

When the Marburg Virus Attacks

Number 5 Michelle Barnes On New Year’s Eve 2007 Michelle Barnes was travelling from Uganda to her home in Colorado, after having spent an adventure holiday in Africa. Before she got home, Michelle had already developed a rash, nausea and a headache. Nevertheless, she spent the next few days in Colorado, with her family, friends…

All Blacks’ Barrett brothers share sister’s story, raise Down syndrome awareness | Newshub

All Blacks’ Barrett brothers share sister’s story, raise Down syndrome awareness | Newshub

Like so many All Blacks fans, Zara is keen to get their attention after the game. And she does. She gets special attention because Beauden Barrett is her big brother. BEAUDEN: “Hey Zars… How are you? Do you want to jump over here? BEAUDEN: “How are you?” ZARA: “I’m good.” BEAUDEN: “You enjoy that?” ZARA:…

How Africa is Becoming China’s China

How Africa is Becoming China’s China

This video was made possible by Brilliant. Start learning with Brilliant for 20% off by being one of the first 200 to sign up at http://brilliant.org/wendover. Political alliances manifest themselves here—on the voting floor of the United Nations General Assembly in New York, New York. In this room countries impose legislation that carries weight worldwide…

10 Diseases That Will Kill You In A Day | Most Common Deadly African Diseases

10 Diseases That Will Kill You In A Day | Most Common Deadly African Diseases

10 most common deadly African diseases it’s a sad fact that preventable diseases claimed so many lives each year particularly in regions of Africa where healthcare is unreliable many Africans don’t have access to clean drinking water proper sanitation or medicine and deadly diseases some preventable may be a part of their everyday lives here…

Ebola Explained

Ebola Explained

[MUSIC] On September 8, 1976, in the Yumbuku village hospital, near the tiny Ebola river in what is now the Democratic Republic of Congo, a schoolteacher died, becoming the first known victim of a still-mysterious disease. The current Ebola outbreak in West Africa is by far the worst in the short history of this strange…

10 Most Common Deadly African Diseases

10 Most Common Deadly African Diseases

10 Most Common Deadly African Diseases It’s a sad fact that preventable diseases claim so many lives each year, particularly in regions of Africa where healthcare is unreliable. Many Africans don’t have access to clean drinking water, proper sanitation or medicine, and deadly diseases — some, preventable –may be a part of their everyday lives.…