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Kenya holds memorial for Prof. Kofi Awoonor

Source: Wanjeri Gakuru Storymoja Hay Festival organizers held a memorial tribute at the Louis Leakey Auditorium in Nairobi on Monday night, to celebrate the life and works of Ghanaian poet and diplomat, Professor Kofi Awoonor. The bard was in the country to participate in the annual literary festival when he met an untimely death at the hands of terrorists in ...

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Good Hand Washing equals to Good Health

Source: Dr. Kojo Cobba Essel Your health rests in your hands – literally; washing your hands with soap and water regularly can reduce your risk for many diseases. You have the power to improve your health daily. This may sound too simple to be true but you can certainly improve your health merely by washing your hands properly and at ...

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Becca’s tribute to the late Prof. Kofi Awoonor

Source: Ghanagist Tributes are flowing for the late Ghanaian poet Kofi Awoonor who was killed at the Kenyan Shopping Centre whiles attending a literary festival in Nairobi, Kenya on Saturday September 21, 2013. Among the hundreds of tributes is one from Ghanaian singer, Becca which has been published on the website of the leading UK Newspaper, The Guardian. Becca’s tribute ...

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Obamacare Premiums Report Shows Low Prices For Uninsured With Wide Variation

Source:www.huffingtonpost.com The average price for basic health coverage purchased on health insurance exchanges created by President Barack Obama’s health care reform law will be $249 a month, not counting subsidies, in 48 states reviewed by the Department of Health and Human Services, according to a government report published Wednesday. The health insurance exchanges, marketplaces for uninsured people and consumers who ...

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Our world ends in 2,5 billion years ?

IMAGE COURTESY WIKIMEDIA COMMONS (CC BY-SA 3.0) Source: www.tested.com We have at most 2.25 billion years before the Sun expands, engulfs the Earth. At least we aren’t looking for life in all the wrong places anymore.I’ve got good news and bad news. The good news is that the Earth won’t be destroyed by the inevitable heat death of the universe. ...

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‘Afternoon naps’ aid children’s learning

Source:BBC News Getting young children to take an hour-long nap after lunch could help them with their learning by boosting brain power, a small study suggests. A nap appeared to help three-to-five-year-olds better remember pre-school lessons, US researchers said. University of Massachusetts Amherst researchers studied 40 youngsters and report their findings in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. The ...

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‘Sugar gel’ helps premature babies

Source: BBC News premature baby Around the globe each year 15 million babies are born too soon Continue reading the main story Related StoriesPremature babies have ‘brain arrest’ [/news/health-22602161] Smoking ban ‘cuts premature births’ [/news/health-21460315] A dose of sugar given as a gel rubbed into the inside of the cheek is a cheap and effective way to protect premature babies ...

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