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UAF gets $127K penalty for musk oxen deaths

...Department of Agriculture after 12 musk oxen died from malnutrition at the school's large animal research station earlier this...starvation.She said the deaths would better be described as from malnutrition since the musk oxen had ample amounts of hay and grazing...
The Forgotten Battle for Alaska, part III: U.S. makes attempt to reclaim Attu for everyone. Death threats, whippings and food deprivation were common punishments. Tuberculosis, food poisoning, malnutrition and starvation ran rampant through the small population. The deceased were cremated and the ashes returned to the group...
After 25 years and a civil war: Sierra Leone on the rise

...Many children had extended bellies, skinny arms and legs, diarrhea and runny noses typical of parasitic infestation, malnutrition and other water borne diseases. Half the children died in Sierra Leone before their fifth birthday. Still, the people...
'Off the charts': 133k Somalia famine child deaths

...normalization of crisis in south-central Somalia, and that I think the international community has become used to levels of malnutrition and food insecurity in southern Somalia that in other parts of the world would be considered unacceptable," Hillbruner...
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U.S.-led university thrives in North Korea

...hunger. He saw a group from the countryside visiting the capital - they appeared lean, emaciated and had black skin from malnutrition, he said.He also saw people some years ago harvesting acorns, which can be used to feed pigs or are eaten by humans...
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Traditions in Chad harm, kill underfed children

...enormous, international intervention, malnutrition continues to soar to scandalous levels...survival is remarkably high.Yet acute malnutrition is only getting worse in the Sahel...treated for the most acute form of malnutrition in Chad. In 2011, it was 65,000. The...

Troopers: Man dies of starvation, exposure KODIAK - A 69-year-old Kodiak man apparently died from malnutrition and hypothermia, Alaska State Troopers said. The body of William Suryan was found Friday in his trailer, and officials say it's...
Researchers seek an explanation for underweight whales

...fat should have covered whales' spines last winter, researchers saw vertebrae sticking out. They spotted other signs of malnutrition - depressions around the blowholes and head, and protruding shoulder blades - that may indicate declining health. At least...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Trailhead. The Raptor Center will release "Taz," a first-year bird found at the wetlands in late March, suffering from malnutrition. Details: 586-8393. Juneau Singles Discussion Group, 7 p.m., Aldersgate Church. Details: 789-7870. Little...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...needed food and medical supplies. Some 4,000 Iraqi children are dying each month because of our sanctions, mostly due to malnutrition and inadequate medical care. This continuing campaign is hurting innocent civilians but is doing nothing to punish the leaders...


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