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This Causes Concern for the Ease of the Spread of the ZIKA Virus Beyond the Original Found to be Transmitted

Dr. Thomas R. Frieden, director for the

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

John Bazemore/Associated Press


Woman has recovered from virus and is not pregnant, officials say

Zika virus


1. A battle is looming over renewable energy, and fossil fuel interests are losing

2. Four decades after Agent Orange – heartbreaking pictures show even now babies in Vietnam are being born with horrific defects

This young child, Nguyen Thanh Nhan, aged four suffers from hydrocephalus, or water on the brain, a disease associated with Agent Orange

3. Water pollution causes cancer villages: MONRE

VietNamNet Bridge – Officials have admitted that water pollution in Vietnam has gotten out of its control, creating serious repercussions for both individuals and communities.

Polluted water is the culprit

Water pollution, cancer village, nicotex thanh thai

4. Brazilians welcome genetically-modified mosquito to help fight dengue fever

5. Kashmir sets up environment tribunals to curb pollution

6. China strengthens environmental laws

Amendments to country’s environmental protection are first in 25 years and will remove limits on fines for polluting factories

Chinese government has amended the country’s environmental protection law