Episode 19- “World News”

Show notes & links:

Updates, on previous stories I have discussed, on previous episodes:

-“Brazilian Scientists find new Zika-linked brain disorder in adults”   http://www.reuters.com  CDC: http://www.usatoday.com

-“Patient secretly recorded doctors as they operated on her. Should she be so distressed by what she heard?”   https://www.washingtonpost.com  

Not So Good News/Criminal News:

-In the US “Social workers charged with child abuse in case involving torture killing of Gabriel Fernandez”   http://www.latimes.com

-“Texas teacher arrested after video shows her repeatedly hitting student”    http://www.cbsnews.com

-Watch Out Canadian Tax Evaders:   http://www.ctvnews.ca

-In the US “ Mother & Son Go Into Hiding After Admitting Their Incestuous Relationship” 

Genetic Sexual Attraction (GSA): is sexual attraction between close relatives, such as siblings or half-siblings, a parent and offspring, or first and second cousins, who first meet as adults.

-Pertaining to my side note, in the story above:

Canadian Surrogacy Laws: http://www.fertilitylawcanada.com

United States Surrogacy laws: http://www.allaboutsurrogacy.com

In Medical News:

-Diabetes cases have quadrupled since 1980: WHO” 

A few diabetes facts, from 2014:

-diabetes has risen from 108 million in 1980 to 422 million in 2014

-globally, in adults over 18, percentage in 1980 was 4.7%. In 2014 it is 8.5%

-diabetes is rising in in middle and low-income countries. I’m guessing because of the increase in fast food, prepackaged foods, and fake foods.

-Diabetes is a major cause of blindness; kidney failure, heart attacks, stroke and lower limb amputation.

-Diabetes and the consequences of diabetes can be treated or delayed with, diet; physical activity; medication, regular screening and treatment for complications.

Frederick G. Banting and John Macleod:  http://www.nobelprize.org

https://www.yahoo.com   http://www.who.int

In Good News:

-“How This Female Chief Broke Up 850 Child Marriages In Malawi”

http://www.huffingtonpost.com   http://www.girlsnotbrides.org/

Foolishness on the News/Internet:

-‘’People are sharing their shoplifting hauls on Tumblr”

What I’m Grateful for This Week:

Starting off the week with a feeling of renewal and that things are going to work out the way that they are supposed to, in every aspect of my life.

Intro & Outro Music: "Ama Be Happy" feat. Jenee Jones & "Round the Clock ft. Jenee Jones"  by ArchDuke. Thank you!

instagram.com/archdukedostuff/  https://www.facebook.com/archdukedostuff1

Yellow & Red Tulips

Previous Episode 18- "Irritated To The Max"

You can also follow me on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook & Pinterest.

(CC coming, eventually! ) iTunes is showing up on my end but I am working on getting the link to you. Thanks for your patience.

Till next time,

Nadia

 

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *