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Bush anemia widespread

...ANCHORAGE - A higher than average incidence of anemia among Alaska Native children may be related...age 1 to 5 suffer from iron deficiency anemia, the national Centers for Disease Control...average of 8 percent in that age group. Anemia is a potentially grave medical problem...
My Turn: We need answers from Canada about fish virus control plans

...finding of a European virus in two wild British Columbia sockeye salmon, the news comes as no great surprise. Infectious Salmon Anemia (ISA) has erupted in every country that farms salmon. Why would anyone think Canada is immune? It was just a matter of time...
Two women born in 1800s still alive

...attributes her longevity to her unusual diet: Three raw eggs a day (now two raw eggs and 150 grams of raw steak after a bout of anemia) - a diet she's been on for decades after a sickly childhood."My father brought me to the doctor, and when he saw me...
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No more state funding for elective abortions

...lists 23 medical conditions that are covered. Some of those conditions include severe preeclampsia, convulsions, sickle cell anemia, severe kidney infection, epilepsy and congestive heart failure.A doctor must either certify that the pregnancy was caused...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

Bush anemia widespread THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ANCHORAGE - A higher than average incidence of anemia among Alaska Native children may be related...Natives age 1 to 5 suffer from iron deficiency anemia, the national Centers for Disease Control...
Canada wraps up 3-day commission on salmon virus

...the potential link of Infectious Salmon Anemia virus, or ISAv, to the collapse.The...testing positive for the infectious salmon anemia virus. The virus is known to be deadly...found a single case of Infectious Salmon Anemia virus or symptoms of the ISA disease...
Salmon virus allegations elicit B.C. ire

...they may have detected Infectious Salmon Anemia in wild sockeye salmon on the Pacific...of the possibility of infectious salmon anemia in nearby fisheries. But now I am positive test for Infectious Salmon Anemia virus." It went on to say that its review...
Disagreement over salmon virus in Canada

...the potentially deadly Infectious Salmon Anemia virus."Fish disease has become a federal...said. The test for infectious salmon anemia was secondary. "We are concerned and...findings. There is no cure for salmon anemia and decimation is only option to stop...
Help sought to cover family's funeral expenses for Juneau toddler

...transplant was to treat a form of leukemia that resulted from treatment for aplastic anemia, which affected the child since she was 1 year old. Aplastic anemia is a life-threatening condition in which a person's bone marrow greatly reduces...
Thank you

...attended the April health event at Centennial Hall. Of the total participants, 700 adults chose to have their blood tested for anemia, diabetes, kidney and liver function, bone and tissue disease and coronary heart disease. Over 150 men participated in the...


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