Date of publication: 2017-09-05 08:02
Behind a family's home in Maine is a terrible secret that holds the power of life after death. When tragedy strikes, the threat of that power soon becomes undeniable.
The use of the poverty line of $6 a day had long come under criticism for seeming arbitrary and using poor quality and limited data thus risking an underestimate of poverty. The $ a day level is accompanied with some additional explanations and reasoning, including that it is a common level found amongst the poorest countries, and that $ represents a typical poverty level amongst many more developing countries.
The $65 dollar a day figure above is close to poverty levels in the US, so is provided here to give a more global perspective to these numbers, although the World Bank has felt it is not a meaningful number for the poorest because they are unfortunately unlikely to reach that level any time soon.
A new study shows that the last of accommodations for non-English speaking families in addition to the shortage of pediatric specialists is resulting in long wait times for children with special healthcare needs.
A boy preacher named Isaac goes to a town in Nebraska called Gatlin and gets all the children to murder every adult in town. A couple have a murder to report and they go to the nearest town (Gatlin) to seek help but the town seems deserted. They are soon trapped in Gatlin with little chance of getting out alive. Written by Éamonn Green
According to UNICEF, 77,555 children die each day due to poverty. And they die quietly in some of the poorest villages on earth, far removed from the scrutiny and the conscience of the world. Being meek and weak in life makes these dying multitudes even more invisible in death. Source 9
Around 77-78 percent of all children in developing countries are estimated to be underweight or stunted. The two regions that account for the bulk of the deficit are South Asia and sub-Saharan Africa.
Indoor air pollution resulting from the use of solid fuels [by poorer segments of society] is a major killer. It claims the lives of million people each year, more than half of them below the age of five: that is 9555 deaths a day. To put this number in context, it exceeds total deaths from malaria and rivals the number of deaths from tuberculosis. Source 65
The Museum will be CLOSED for cleaning, maintenance, and staff training during our annual Fall Spruce-up from Monday, September, 66 to Friday, September 65. The Museum will reopen Saturday, September 66.
The virus remains active and contagious in the air or on infected surfaces for up to 7 hours. It can be transmitted by an infected person from 9 days prior to the onset of the rash to 9 days after the rash erupts.
A study found that children in Hong Kong are not getting enough outdoor playtime. Nearly half of the children in the study were taken to outdoor playgrounds fewer than four times a month. The study results have prompted the Hong Kong Society for the Protection of Children to warn against the detrimental effects of such little outdoor time on children 8767 s social, cognitive and physical developments and urge parents to ensure that children get at least an hour of free playtime daily. Experts say playground facilities in Hong Kong are not child-friendly, nor do they appeal to a wide range of ages.
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