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Biking, hiking Kennecott's abandoned mines

...on my bike. Luckily, I didn't fall much farther and into a patch of devil's club, a spiny plant that can cause nasty rashes and dangerous infections.Perhaps the biggest hazard was an old tram cable hung around head height. The cable crosses the...
Drilling sickens people, ruins crops in Thailand

...couldn't do it anymore and he quit," Phuthon said. "He said he would die if he stayed."Phuthon himself suffered from rashes and breathing problems, and he said his crops continue to suffer. He said APICO offered him compensation that does not begin...
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Off the Beaten Path: Dear Patagonia, please hire me as a fashion designer

...internet dating. 5. Tanning Sprays and Rash Creams: One of the coolest things about...chafed thighs and wide variety of other rashes. What if we created a tanning spray specifically...for hands and face? A cream that caused rashes without even having to go outside would...
Arab areas of Jerusalem blocked off

...those leaving on foot to lift their shirts to show they are not carrying knives.The unprecedented clampdown is meant to halt a rash of stabbings of Israelis. Many of the attacks were carried out by residents of east Jerusalem, the sector captured and annexed...
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Activist hopes convention suicide leads to more awareness

...what happened on Saturday afternoon, it is inappropriate for the Governor's office to comment."In response to the recent rash of suicides, state officials plan to meet this week with tribal and social service partners to review existing suicide prevention...
Rash of suicides prompts Ketchikan meeting

KETCHIKAN - A rash of suicides in Ketchikan has prompted city health officials to conduct a town hall meeting to raise awareness about suicide prevention...
District warns parents of viral infection

...fevers (below 101 degrees), and rashes on the cheeks and extremities...most contagious the week before rashes appear, any child who shows signs of the rash is no longer considered contagious.The rash is "generally harmless" and does...
Is it Wisdom or Senility?

...this it? Is the next stage a bib and a walker? Well, maybe so, but it might pay to look a little further before we jump to rash conclusions.Might it be that these changes you're noticing are actually signs that the Wisdom you had just about given up...
No harmful bacteria in shots given to UAF students

...the lab reports. Grimes said the state health department will interview students about those symptoms, including itching, rashes, discoloration, and scarring. Some other students have complained of stomach pain and numbness, though it wasn't clear...
Orphans find home in Alaska

...Alexa did come home to the U.S. with scabies, a skin disease, and a few rashes, which had to be treated. Janet Scharp was able to diagnose one of the rashes that had eluded doctors in Sitka through a network of Vietnamese adoptive parents...


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