Healthcare

Swine Flu Explained, for kids

Swine flu explained, for kids

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August 20, 2009

IFANCA responds to rumors about halal certification at Cargill/Better Beef Plant

CHICAGO, IL— In response to rumors circulating in USA, Canada as well as on the internet, the Islamic Food and Nutrition Council of America [IFANCA] has issued a statement assuring halal consumers and retailers that all its certified products meet the strictest of Halal criteria and can be consumed without any doubt.

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July 23, 2009

Modern DC Corruption … from “the select few”

Only occasionally – and usually only because someone high up stumbles – do we get a glimpse of just how pervasive the corruption has become.

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July 16, 2009

Swine Flu

GENEVA (Reuters) – The World Health Organization warned on Wednesday that a global flu pandemic was imminent, raising its threat level as the swine flu virus spread and killed the first person outside of Mexico, a toddler in Texas.

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April 30, 2009

Standing By

Seemingly overnight, the so-called Swine Flu, which is a deadly cocktail of the avian, human and pig flu, has griped the world in terror and pushed Bird Flu out of the limelight.

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April 30, 2009

Questions and Answers About Swine Flu

Information in FAQ form about swine flu / h1n1

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April 30, 2009

Trapped by Indifference

stray cats and dogs in Kuwait

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April 16, 2009

Suicidal Thoughts: Suicide Rate Among Southern Calif. Muslims Increases

Sriram finds comfort in the words of Allah when He says: “…if anyone saves a life, it shall be as though he had saved the lives of all mankind.”

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April 16, 2009

Interview with Masri Clinic

The burgeoning Muslim community in Detroit’s suburbs has a diverse business community, including even a cosmetic surgery and sleep clinic called the Masri Clinic.

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April 9, 2009

The Fitness Factor

The abundance of wealth often translates into an overabundance of food, which is often just as greasy and artery clogging as it can be. Nowhere is this more prevalent than in the State of Kuwait.

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April 2, 2009

Iran: Stem Cell Research Is Halal

[I]n the cutting-edge field of human embryonic stem-cell research, the scientists work with a freedom that US researchers can only dream of: broad government approval, including government funding, to work on the potent cells from early-stage embryos that researchers believe hold the promise to cure many diseases.

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March 5, 2009

Plastic Fantastic!

One of the biggest beauty trends to hit the country is plastic surgery. A veritable bevy of surgeries are available for the Iranian elite from facelifts to tattooed make-up to glittering rhinestones surgically implanted in the gums.

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February 26, 2009

Islamic and Muslim Perspectives on Medical Care to the Uninsured

According to recent estimates, while 47 million citizens are uninsured, we spend a total of two trillion dollars annually on health care.

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October 30, 2008

Mythbusting Canadian Health Care — Part I

I’m both a health-care-card-carrying Canadian resident and an uninsured American citizen who regularly sees doctors on both sides of the border. As such, I’m in a unique position to address the pros and cons of both systems first-hand.

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October 14, 2008

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