Health Check: Ebola Outbreak10/23/14
Can a vaccine for Ebola be developed successfully and what are the alternative therapies?
HealthC: Ebola, blood treatment, vaccines
This week Health Check focuses on Ebola, looking at proposed treatments and the timeline for vaccines.
Health Check: Eating Bushmeat
The risks associated with eating bushmeat in Africa
HealthC: Eating bushmeat, Chagas disease, mental health in schools
Ebola and perceived risks of hunting and eating bushmeat. The parasite which causes chagas diseases damages the heart, digestive and nervous system and if left untreated it can kill. . Reaching children in schools is key to assessing their mental...
HealthC: Ebola forecasts, health in Burkina Faso, sperm quality
Ebola forecasts, health messages by radio in Burkina Faso, sperm quality and alcohol.
TTALD: Bereavement without a body 01 Oct 14
To lose a loved one is painful enough, but imagine bereavement without a body to mourn. Claudia Hammond reports on the Cypriot families still waiting for relatives to be found.
TTALD: When are we dead? 24 Sept 14
The pivotal role religion plays in decisions about death and dying in Israel.
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