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Toxic Alcohol in Pakistan Kills 31 People Celebrating Christmas

Toxic Alcohol in Pakistan Kills 31 People Celebrating Christmas

At least 31 people have died from drinking tainted liquor over the Christmas holiday in Pakistan, police and doctors say, raising an earlier toll. Local police officer Atif Imran Qureshi said on Tuesday dozens of people were transported to hospitals in the eastern Punjab province after they consumed contaminated alcohol. A total of 19 people […]

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U.S. Malaria Cases Hit 40-Year High

U.S. Malaria Cases Hit 40-Year High

Nov 01, – Malaria cases in the United States hit a 40-year high in 2011, federal health officials reported Thursday. There were 1,925 cases of malaria that year, the highest number since 1971. That represents a 14 percent increase from 2010 to 2011. Five people died from malaria or associated complications in 2011, according to […]

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