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Pandemic Hysteria Du Jour- The Pharma Terror Chronicles
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Infectious eco apocalypse ebola like disease in amphibian extinction ...

yea, you read it right

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/20...162031.htm

Hope for fighting disease -- known as Ebola of frogs
Quote:Despite widespread infection,
some frog populations are surviving a deadly disease 
that is the equivalent of humankind's Ebola virus. 

The reason -- genetic diversity.

That's the finding of a new study published this week in the journal Immunogenetics. 
Anna Savage, an assistant professor of biology at the University of Central Florida, 
is the lead author of the study.

The research is important because frogs, 
are facing what may be a mass extinction as a result of disease, Savage says.

"If you have more genetic variation, 
you have more potential to respond and adapt to anything," Savage says.

However, protecting frog habitats from destruction and pollution is critical, she says.

"Don't destroy habitats, maintain large population sizes -- 
these simple things are the best actions to implement, 
given whatever limited information we have,
 to give populations the chance to rebound," she says.

The virus Savage and her colleagues studied is called Ranavirus. Damned

It affects cold-blooded animals, such as amphibians, reptiles and fish. 
It causes a tadpole's internal organs to fill with blood and explode, 
much like the Ebola virus does in humans. 
It is one of the top two pathogens causing worldwide amphibian decline.

Researchers suspect that Ranavirus and other similar pathogens 
have long been in the environment, 
but they are exploring why the pathogens are now causing so many disease outbreaks.

"Certainly, the rise of these infectious pathogens coincides with the period when global temperatures 
started to significantly increase," she says. "There are a lot of biologists working on studies trying to tease apart the relationship between climate and amphibian health and how that might translate to some of these global disease problems."

It is important to study frogs because of the roles they play, Savage says. 
They help control diseases by eating insects that can infect humans 
and also are an essential part of the food chain.

"If we lost them, 
there would be this major energetic crisis where we wouldn't have a food source 
for many other animals that depend on them to survive," Savage says.

In the study, researchers collected tail clippings from tadpoles
in 17 randomly selected ponds in Patuxent Research Refuge in Maryland over the course of two years. 
Tail clipping is a minimally invasive and nonlethal method for tissue collection. 
The clippings were used to analyze and determine the presence and severity of Ranavirus in the tadpoles. 
The team also checked for major histocompatibility complex (MHC) genes, 
which can help a tadpole's immune system fight off disease.

They found Ranavirus infection in 26 percent of the 381 tadpoles they sampled 
and that the presence of a particular combination of MHC genes 
was associated with decreased severity of the virus.

"There was evidence that this combination of immune genes 
was helping those individuals limit how bad the viral infection can get," she says. 
"To our knowledge this is the first study that shows that this group of immune genes 
is actually important for Ranavirus susceptibility."

The findings could have implications for frog species in Florida, 
as Ranavirus is a disease that threatens frogs in the state, 
including the American bullfrog, 
the southern leopard frog and the endangered Gopher frog.

"These immune genes aren't completely different across different species," she says. 
"We actually see a lot of the same variants shared at the level of the entire genus or even the whole family. 
So, some of the work we've done is showing that we're finding the same genetic variants in wood frogs as in other frogs, including species in Florida."
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Lots of info to read at the link on the entire situation.

Ebola treatment centers are under repeated attack.
Large groups of the local population do not trust the CDC,
or their ebola treament centers and experimental vaccines.
Here is probably why they are under attack:

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/03/16/healt...o-cdc.html
Ebola Epidemic in Congo Could Last Another Year, C.D.C. Director Warns
Quote:Another bad sign is that too many new cases are turning up,
which were not known contacts of patients and were not being monitored, 
meaning they could have infected yet more unknown people.

Also problematic is that a high percentage of patients, 
about 25 percent, 
became infected at local health centers, 
and about 75 health workers from those centers have also been infected. 
Rates that high indicate that information about the disease 
and how to avoid spreading it have not reached those clinics.

Many patients in the current outbreak, 
about 30 percent, 
have been children, 
and doctors say they think some caught Ebola when they were taken to local clinics for other illnesses.

In addition, the contact tracing has not always been effective. 

In some cases, if contacts missed a scheduled appointment to be checked for symptoms,
 their names were simply dropped from the list  Scream 
Dr. Redfield said.

Returning from a trip to the Democratic Republic of Congo,
the agency chief also worried that vaccine supplies could run out.   Naughty



Ebola vaccine testing.
Merck maintains 300,000 doses available at all times.
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Hmm2  Cultural suicide?  The supremacy of ignorance?
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Quote: Cultural suicide?  The supremacy of ignorance?


The people attacking the clinics fear the vaccines.
They believe it causes infertility, other diseases, 
and some believe that the vaccine delivers the disease.
The whole event may be a vaccine experiment from it's inception.
It is a matter of time before one of these ebola events gets out.
If it happens somewhere like Mexico City,
watch what happens at the border here.

This is unrelated -- about cancer
metal found abundant in meteors kills cancer cells --- novel treatment

http://www.geologyin.com/2017/12/heavy-m...tbjhsgY.99

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https://www.who.int/news-room/detail/12-...april-2019
Statement on the meeting of the International Health Regulations Emergency Committee 
for Ebola virus disease in the Democratic Republic of the Congo on 12th April 2019


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https://www.doctorswithoutborders.org/wh...egy-needed
Epidemic Not Under Control - Urgent Strategy Change Needed
The international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders
made the following statement 
after the World Health Organization decided today 
to not declare a Public Health Emergency of International Concern  Naughty
for the ongoing Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

More than eight months into the outbreak, the situation is alarming. 
The number of new reported cases has significantly increased over the past few weeks, 
reaching its highest levels since the declaration of the epidemic.

 Last week, 40 percent of the newly reported cases 
are people who died in the community 
before they could be identified as Ebola patients and offered care.

“Whatever the official status of this outbreak is, 
it is clear that the outbreak is not under control 
and therefore we need a better collective effort. 
The virus has not spread to neighboring countries so far, but the possibility exists.

"What is most important now if we want to gain control of this epidemic 
is to change the way we are dealing with it. 
We need to adapt our intervention to the needs and expectations of the population, 
to integrate Ebola activities in the local healthcare system, 
to engage effectively with the communities,
and to further explore promising vaccinations to strengthen prevention.

"Choices must be given back to patients and their families on how to manage the disease—
for example, by allowing people to seek healthcare in their local centers 
rather than in an Ebola Treatment Center (ETC). 
We owe this to our patients.”

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You know with "war centrists" states and the Elite wants may just be to small Nuke the population after clearing non-infected NGOs and Other Elite folks.

Might come to that.

Bob... Ninja Assimilated
"The Light" - Jefferson Starship-Windows of Heaven Album
I'm an Earthling with a Martian Soul wanting to go Home.   
You have to turn your own lightbulb on. ©stevo25 & rhw007
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I have been swamped busy but getting to things slowly but surely.

A few days a go I was having dinner with the TV on,
and saw this scene on FOX news -- Tucker Carlson.
I captured a quick camera image of it Whip
There are escalating developments in the ebola outbreak,
but this sudden coverage out of nowhere suggests to me that more is at play.

 
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https://www.reuters.com/article/us-healt...SKCN1S9161

Congo Ebola deaths surpass 1,000 as attacks on treatment centers go on
Quote:More than 100,000 people have been vaccinated so far, 
and the treatment has been highly effective, the WHO says.

The Merck vaccine will still be used in “ring vaccination” of people exposed to the virus and their contacts, 
Ryan said,
but the WHO is also studying use of a single dose to stretch supplies, 
an option experts would review on Monday.

The Johnson & Johnson vaccine would be deployed outside the rings 
in surrounding areas to protect people from infection, 
“as a way of laying down a barrier to the virus”, Ryan said.

Congo’s Health Ministry said on Friday that 14 new Ebola deaths had been recorded, 
taking the toll to 1,008 deaths from confirmed and probable cases.

health officials have struggled to control the current outbreak 
because of the violence and community mistrust in eastern Congo, 
where dozens of militias are active.

Militiamen attacked a hospital treating Ebola patients two weeks ago, 
killing a senior WHO epidemiologist and wounding two others.

“The numbers are nothing short of terrifying,” said Jeremy Farrar, 
an infectious disease specialist and director of the global health charity the Wellcome Trust.

“This epidemic will not be brought under control without a really significant shift in the response,” he said. “Community trust and safety, 

as well as community engagement and ownership of the response is critical.”

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well worth reading through


http://healthimpactnews.com/2017/harvard...zQzDmKwvFU

Harvard Immunologist to Legislators: Unvaccinated Children Pose ZERO Risk to Anyone

Tetyana Obukhanych, PhD
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An Open Letter to Legislators Currently Considering Vaccine Legislation
from Tetyana Obukhanych, PhD

Dear Legislator:

My name is Tetyana Obukhanych. I hold a PhD in Immunology. I am writing this letter in the hope that it will correct several common misperceptions about vaccines in order to help you formulate a fair and balanced understanding that is supported by accepted vaccine theory and new scientific findings.

Do unvaccinated children pose a higher threat to the public than the vaccinated?

It is often stated that those who choose not to vaccinate their children for reasons of conscience endanger the rest of the public, and this is the rationale behind most of the legislation to end vaccine exemptions currently being considered by federal and state legislators country-wide.

You should be aware that the nature of protection afforded by many modern vaccines – and that includes most of the vaccines recommended by the CDC for children – is not consistent with such a statement.

I have outlined below the recommended vaccines that cannot prevent transmission of disease either because they are not designed to prevent the transmission of infection (rather, they are intended to prevent disease symptoms), or because they are for non-communicable diseases.

People who have not received the vaccines mentioned below pose no higher threat to the general public than those who have, implying that discrimination against non-immunized children in a public school setting may not be warranted.

1. IPV (inactivated poliovirus vaccine) cannot prevent transmission of poliovirus. (see appendix for the scientific study, Item #1). Wild poliovirus has been non-existent in the USA for at least two decades. Even if wild poliovirus were to be re-imported by travel, vaccinating for polio with IPV cannot affect the safety of public spaces. Please note that wild poliovirus eradication is attributed to the use of a different vaccine, OPV or oral poliovirus vaccine. Despite being capable of preventing wild poliovirus transmission, use of OPV was phased out long ago in the USA and replaced with IPV due to safety concerns.

2. Tetanus is not a contagious disease, but rather acquired from deep-puncture wounds contaminated with C. tetani spores. Vaccinating for tetanus (via the DTaP combination vaccine) cannot alter the safety of public spaces; it is intended to render personal protection only.

3. While intended to prevent the disease-causing effects of the diphtheria toxin, the diphtheria toxoid vaccine (also contained in the DTaP vaccine) is not designed to prevent colonization and transmission of C. diphtheriae. Vaccinating for diphtheria cannot alter the safety of public spaces; it is likewise intended for personal protection only.

4. The acellular pertussis (aP) vaccine (the final element of the DTaP combined vaccine), now in use in the USA, replaced the whole cell pertussis vaccine in the late 1990s, which was followed by an unprecedented resurgence of whooping cough. An experiment with deliberate pertussis infection in primates revealed that the aP vaccine is not capable of preventing colonization and transmission of B. pertussis. The FDA has issued a warning regarding this crucial finding. [1]

Furthermore, the 2013 meeting of the Board of Scientific Counselors at the CDC revealed additional alarming data that pertussis variants (PRN-negative strains) currently circulating in the USA acquired a selective advantage to infect those who are up-to-date for their DTaP boosters, meaning that people who are up-to-date are more likely to be infected, and thus contagious, than people who are not vaccinated.

5. Among numerous types of H. influenzae, the Hib vaccine covers only type b. Despite its sole intention to reduce symptomatic and asymptomatic (disease-less) Hib carriage, the introduction of the Hib vaccine has inadvertently shifted strain dominance towards other types of H. influenzae (types a through f). These types have been causing invasive disease of high severity and increasing incidence in adults in the era of Hib vaccination of children (see appendix for the scientific study, Item #4). The general population is more vulnerable to the invasive disease now than it was prior to the start of the Hib vaccination campaign. Discriminating against children who are not vaccinated for Hib does not make any scientific sense in the era of non-type b H. influenzae disease.

6. Hepatitis B is a blood-borne virus. It does not spread in a community setting, especially among children who are unlikely to engage in high-risk behaviors, such as needle sharing or sex. Vaccinating children for hepatitis B cannot significantly alter the safety of public spaces. Further, school admission is not prohibited for children who are chronic hepatitis B carriers. To prohibit school admission for those who are simply unvaccinated – and do not even carry hepatitis B – would constitute unreasonable and illogical discrimination.

In summary, a person who is not vaccinated with IPV, DTaP, HepB, and Hib vaccines due to reasons of conscience poses no extra danger to the public than a person who is. No discrimination is warranted.

How often do serious vaccine adverse events happen?

It is often stated that vaccination rarely leads to serious adverse events.

Unfortunately, this statement is not supported by science.

A recent study done in Ontario, Canada, established that vaccination actually leads to an emergency room visit for 1 in 168 children following their 12-month vaccination appointment and for 1 in 730 children following their 18-month vaccination appointment (see appendix for a scientific study, Item #5).

When the risk of an adverse event requiring an ER visit after well-baby vaccinations is demonstrably so high, vaccination must remain a choice for parents, who may understandably be unwilling to assume this immediate risk in order to protect their children from diseases that are generally considered mild or that their children may never be exposed to.

Can discrimination against families who oppose vaccines for reasons of conscience prevent future disease outbreaks of communicable viral diseases, such as measles?

Measles research scientists have for a long time been aware of the “measles paradox.” I quote from the article by Poland & Jacobson (1994) “Failure to Reach the Goal of Measles Elimination: Apparent Paradox of Measles Infections in Immunized Persons.” Arch Intern Med 154:1815-1820:

“The apparent paradox is that as measles immunization rates rise to high levels in a population, measles becomes a disease of immunized persons.” [2]

Further research determined that behind the “measles paradox” is a fraction of the population called LOW VACCINE RESPONDERS. Low-responders are those who respond poorly to the first dose of the measles vaccine. These individuals then mount a weak immune response to subsequent RE-vaccination and quickly return to the pool of “susceptibles’’ within 2-5 years, despite being fully vaccinated. [3]

Re-vaccination cannot correct low-responsiveness: it appears to be an immuno-genetic trait. [4] The proportion of low-responders among children was estimated to be 4.7% in the USA. [5]

Studies of measles outbreaks in Quebec, Canada, and China attest that outbreaks of measles still happen, even when vaccination compliance is in the highest bracket (95-97% or even 99%, see appendix for scientific studies, Items #6&7). This is because even in high vaccine responders, vaccine-induced antibodies wane over time. Vaccine immunity does not equal life-long immunity acquired after natural exposure.

It has been documented that vaccinated persons who develop breakthrough measles are contagious. In fact, two major measles outbreaks in 2011 (in Quebec, Canada, and in New York, NY) were re-imported by previously vaccinated individuals. [6] [7]

Taken together, these data make it apparent that elimination of vaccine exemptions, currently only utilized by a small percentage of families anyway, will neither solve the problem of disease resurgence nor prevent re-importation and outbreaks of previously eliminated diseases.

Is discrimination against conscientious vaccine objectors the only practical solution?

The majority of measles cases in recent US outbreaks (including the recent Disneyland outbreak) are adults and very young babies, whereas in the pre-vaccination era, measles occurred mainly between the ages 1 and 15.

Natural exposure to measles was followed by lifelong immunity from re-infection, whereas vaccine immunity wanes over time, leaving adults unprotected by their childhood shots. Measles is more dangerous for infants and for adults than for school-aged children.

Despite high chances of exposure in the pre-vaccination era, measles practically never happened in babies much younger than one year of age due to the robust maternal immunity transfer mechanism.

The vulnerability of very young babies to measles today is the direct outcome of the prolonged mass vaccination campaign of the past, during which their mothers, themselves vaccinated in their childhood, were not able to experience measles naturally at a safe school age and establish the lifelong immunity that would also be transferred to their babies and protect them from measles for the first year of life.

Luckily, a therapeutic backup exists to mimic now-eroded maternal immunity. Infants as well as other vulnerable or immunocompromised individuals, are eligible to receive immunoglobulin, a potentially life-saving measure that supplies antibodies directed against the virus to prevent or ameliorate disease upon exposure (see appendix, Item #8).

In summary:

1) due to the properties of modern vaccines, non-vaccinated individuals pose no greater risk of transmission of polio, diphtheria, pertussis, and numerous non-type b H. influenzae strains than vaccinated individuals do, non-vaccinated individuals pose virtually no danger of transmission of hepatitis B in a school setting, and tetanus is not transmissible at all;

2) there is a significantly elevated risk of emergency room visits after childhood vaccination appointments attesting that vaccination is not risk-free;

3) outbreaks of measles cannot be entirely prevented even if we had nearly perfect vaccination compliance; and

4) an effective method of preventing measles and other viral diseases in vaccine-ineligible infants and the immunocompromised, immunoglobulin, is available for those who may be exposed to these diseases.

Taken together, these four facts make it clear that discrimination in a public school setting against children who are not vaccinated for reasons of conscience is completely unwarranted as the vaccine status of conscientious objectors poses no undue risk to the public.

Sincerely Yours,

~ Tetyana Obukhanych, PhD

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the kitchen sink


https://www.bbc.com/news/health-48547983
Large Ebola outbreaks  Scream  new normal  Damned  says WHO

Quote:"We are entering a very new phase of high impact epidemics,
and this isn't just Ebola," 
Dr Michael Ryan, the executive director of the WHO's health emergencies programme told me.

He said the world is "seeing a very worrying convergence of risks" 
that are increasing the dangers of diseases including Ebola, cholera and yellow fever.

Dr Ryan said the World Health Organization 
was tracking 160 disease events around the world 
and nine were grade three emergencies 
(the WHO's highest emergency level).

He said: 
"I don't think we've ever had a situation where we're responding to so many emergencies at one time.
"This is a new normal, I don't expect the frequency of these events to reduce."

As a result, 
he argued that countries and other bodies needed to "get to grips with readiness, 
be ready for these epidemics".
The outbreak in DR Congo continues to worry health officials.

It took 224 days for the number of cases to reach 1,000, 
but just a further 71 days to reach 2,000.

Tackling the disease has been complicated by conflict in the region - 

between January and May there were more than 40 attacks on health facilities.



https://www.reuters.com/article/us-congo...SKCN1T71WO
One in four Ebola cases undetected in Congo: WHO
Quote:Roughly a quarter of Ebola infections in eastern Congo 
are estimated to be going undetected or found too late, 
a World Health Organization (WHO) expert said on Thursday.

Some 88 infections have been detected each of the last two weeks, 
down from a peak of 126 weekly in April, 
and 
WHO teams are checking 15,000 suspected contacts each day for symptoms, he added.

“We believe, let me be very cautious here, 
we believe we are probably detecting in excess of 75% of cases - 
we may be missing up to a quarter of cases,” Ryan told a news briefing in Geneva.

“We must get earlier detection of cases, have more exhaustive identification of contacts,” he said.

About 90% of people potentially exposed to the virus have agreed to be vaccinated, 
which has proved efficient, he said.
 “It’s not them that matter now, it’s the 10% that don’t, 
because all of our cases are coming from that group.”



Pig Ebola Epidemic
https://www.vox.com/2019/6/6/18655460/ch...-pig-ebola

Quote:An outbreak of African swine fever, 
a highly contagious disease that’s been called “pig Ebola,” 
is ravaging Asia’s pig industry with no signs of letting up.

The current outbreak of the virus, 
which kills almost all animals it infects, 
began in China in August. 

Since then, 
some 22 percent of the country’s pig herd has been lost to the disease and to culling
Christine McCracken, an animal protein expert at Rabobank, told Vox.

African swine fever is also now spreading in several countries neighboring China, 
including Mongolia, Russia, Cambodia, and Vietnam. 

Officials in China have tried in vain to get the outbreak under control 
to protect the country’s roughly 440 million pigs
which make up more than half of all pigs on earth. Jawdrop

By the end of the year,
she estimates China will be forced to cull more than 200 million pigs. 
That’s an astonishingly high number, 
considering that a single pig can produce 200 pounds of food. 
It’s also remarkable when you compare it to the 250 million poultry in 63 countries, 
that were culled following the outbreak of avian flu in China in 1996.

This African swine fever outbreak, in other words, 
is much worse than that avian flu outbreak in terms of livestock losses. 
“It’s historic; 
there’s never been anything like this in the history of modern animal production,” 
said McCracken. 
“And it’s a frightening situation only in that there is no current control.”

Though China is the epicenter and the worst-affected country, 
Vietnam has also been forced to cull 2 million of its 30 million pigs, 
according to Reuters. 
And tourists have brought the disease into several countries in Europe, 
including Poland and Romania, 
where it’s spreading among wild boar.

“This is the biggest animal disease outbreak we’ve ever had on the planet,”   Holycowsmile
Dirk Pfeiffer, 
a veterinary epidemiologist at City University of Hong Kong and expert on African swine fever, told the Guardian. 
“It makes the foot and mouth disease and BSE [mad cow disease] outbreaks,  
pale in comparison to the damage that is being done.”

African swine fever can’t be transmitted from pigs to humans and is not a food safety issue. 
But its recent spread in Asia is becoming a major economic problem for the region, 
where thousands of farmers raise pigs in their backyard and rely on them for their livelihood. 
“It’s a pretty fragile industry with a lot of potential risk,” McCracken said.

The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization 
has said the disease could continue to spread across Southeast Asia. 
Thailand is now on “red alert,” the Guardian reported.

Before the current outbreak, 
veterinarians had been warning that the virus was a significant threat to the global pig industry. 
“Vaccine development against ASF has been hampered 
by large gaps in knowledge concerning ASFV infection and immunity,” 
according to a March 2018 article in The Veterinary Journal.

The attempts to control the current outbreak in Asia have failed for a number of reasons, 
including “rampant smuggling of pork products,” 
according to researchers writing in February in the journal Antiviral Research:

New outbreaks are still ongoing due to complex factors, 
including difficult control of long borders, 
frequent exchanges of personnel and products with affected countries, 
rampant smuggling of pork products, 
large populations and high densities of domestic pigs and wild boars, 
high numbers of backyard and small pig farms with poor biosecurity, 
difficult control of long-distance, trans-region transportation of live pigs and pork products, 
and the difficulty of early detection of ASF, 
due to confusion of early clinical signs with other diseases.

So far, there’s no sign that African swine fever has infected pigs or wild hogs in the United States. 
But the US Department of Agriculture said in May that it would begin testing for the virus to keep the disease out. “The more countries that it’s in, 
the more risk there is that it can spread globally through travelers carrying processed meat that’s been infected,” 
said McCracken.

In an email to Vox, Pfeiffer added, 
“Any pig producing country in the world is at risk, 
and how high that is depends on each country’s border inspection and veterinary service capability 
and the structure of each country’s pig industry.”


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Israeli Treatment Freezes Cancerous Tumors --- Eliminating Need for Surgery

https://unitedwithisrael.org/israels-ice...uziSH2Wlvg
Israeli Treatment Freezes Cancerous Tumors, Eliminating Need for Surgery
Quote:IceCure, an Israeli startup, 
announced Wednesday that it will begin commercial treatment for the first time in Israel 
in the coming month on patients with benign breast tumors and cancerous kidney tumors, 
using the ProSense system, 
developed at Elisha Medical Center, a private hospital in Haifa.

Treatment of the breast will be performed by Dr. Rafi Klein – 
head of Breast Surgery at Elisha hospital and Rambam Medical Center – 
in his clinic at Elisha hospital for patients with fibroadenoma type benign tumors 
of up to five centimeters in diameter as an alternative to surgery. 
In its plans for the future, 
the hospital also plans to perform these treatments on patients with cancerous breast tumors.

Kidney treatment will be performed by Prof. Ofer Nativ, 
head of Urology at Haifa’s Bnai Zion Medical Center and Elisha hospital, 
and Dr. Robert Sachner, head of Interventional Radiology at both hospitals.

IceCure recently reported successful results in a vast breast cancer trial, 
which reflected a very low percentage of recurrence of the disease after treatment using ProSense, 
which lasts for between 20 and 40 minutes in a clinic – 
without the need for surgery.

The trial, conducted in 18 clinics in the US, 
included 146 patients with low risk breast cancer, 
with only one patient showing a recurrence; 
76% of patients returned to full daily activities 48 hours after the treatment, 
while 95% of patients and doctors reported satisfaction with the cosmetic results.

Treatment using ProSense is based on a system that streams liquid nitrogen in a closed circuit and then freezes, 
with a unique needle developed by IceCure, 
benign and malignant tumors while protecting the healthy tissues, 
surrounding the tumor and eradicating the entire tumor. 
The treatment of breast tumors uses a minimally invasive approach that allows swift recovery with no scars.

The treatment lasts about 20-40 minutes in a medical clinic, 
without surgery, hospitalization or stitches and without changing the shape or size of the breast. 
After treatment, the patient is able to return quickly to daily activities.
Follow-up of the lesion is similar to follow-up after surgical removal.

“We are delighted with the start of commercial treatment in Israel of breast and kidney tumors, 

which represents acknowledgement by the medical establishment in Israel 
that our technology is an alternative that makes unnecessary the need for surgery and cutting open the breast,” IceCure Medical CEO Eyal Shamir stated.”

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5G insanity

good article -- a couple of excerpts

https://www.collective-evolution.com/201...ClB-LiM4m4
5G Is The “Stupidest Idea In The History of The World”- Says Washington State Professor

“Putting in tens of millions of 5G antennae without a single biological test of safety 
has got to be about the stupidest idea anyone has had in the history of the world.”


During the “Health in Buildings Roundtable” sponsored by the NIH and co-organized by the US CDC and several other organizations, Dr. Martin Pall from Washington State University (WSU) concluded that the “5G rollout is absolutely insane.” In this short presentation, Dr. Pall confirmed that the current 2G/3G/4G radiation the population is exposed to has been scientifically linked to: lowered fertility, insomnia, fatigue, depression, anxiety, major changes in brain structure in animals, cellular DNA damage, oxidative stress, hormonal disruption, cancer, and much more. Dr. Pall briefly explained the mechanisms of how the electro-smog emitted by our cell phones, wifi routers, cell phone antennas, and other wireless technologies affect human cells.

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Long over due.
Shit happens.



Quote:The pastor  Pennywise  who brought Ebola to Goma,
used several fake names,

to conceal his identity Anon on his way to the city, Congolese officials said. 

WHO on Tuesday said the man had died,
and health workers were scrambling to trace dozens of his contacts, 
including those who had traveled on the same bus.



https://www.apnews.com/204fc739fc5846cdba4093ee65c4f7db
Ebola outbreak in Congo declared a global health emergency

Quote:A WHO expert committee declined on three previous occasions 
to advise the United Nations health agency to make the declaration for this outbreak, 
even though other experts say it has long met the required conditions. 

More than 1,600 people have died since August in the second-deadliest Ebola outbreak in history, 
which is unfolding in a region described as a war zone.

The declaration comes days after a single case was confirmed in Goma, 
a major regional crossroads in northeastern Congo on the Rwandan border, 
with an international airport Whip

Also, a sick Congolese fish trader traveled to Uganda and back while symptomatic — and later died of Ebola.

The pastor who brought Ebola to Goma used several fake names to conceal his identity on his way to the city, Congolese officials said. WHO on Tuesday said the man had died and health workers were scrambling to trace dozens of his contacts, including those who had traveled on the same bus.

 Last month, the outbreak spilled across the border for the first time,
when a family brought the virus into Uganda,
after attending the burial in Congo of an infected relative.

WHO had been heavily criticized for its sluggish response to the West Africa outbreak, 

which it repeatedly declined to declare a global emergency 
until the virus was spreading explosively in three countries,
and nearly 1,000 people were dead. 


Hmm2

Internal documents later showed WHO held off partly out of fear Nonono
 a declaration would anger the countries involved and hurt their economies.   Horsepoop

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Ft. Detrick back in the news

https://gizmodo.com/militarys-deadly-ger...1836999279

Military's Deadly Germ Lab Shut Down Due to Sloppy Work, Leaky Equipment

Quote:Following an inspection in June, 
the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) 
issued a cease-and-desist order to the Fort Detrick biodefense lab, 
reports the Frederick News-Post. 
All research at the lab, 
run by the Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases (USAMRIID), 
involving a select list of dangerous microbes and toxins,
is now on hold until further notice.

From 1943 to 1969, 
Fort Detrick was home to America’s offensive biological weapons program. 
Today, the Army campus hosts several institutions, 
including USAMRIID, 
which conducts public and private research 
into some of the world’s most dangerous pathogens and toxins, 
including Ebola, anthrax, and the bacteria responsible for the plague.

Following the June inspection, 
the CDC found “several areas of concern in standard operating procedures,” 
the Frederick News-Post reported. 

Among the problems cited, 
the facility failed to have systems sufficiently capable of decontaminating wastewater, 
it lacked “periodic recertification training for workers in the biocontainment laboratories,” 
and it failed to meet standards 
established by the Federal Select Agent Program, 
among other deficiencies, 
Caree Vander Linden, a spokesperson for USAMRIID, 
told the Frederick News-Post. 
The CDC could not provide more specific details for “national security reasons,” 
the New York Times reported.

Importantly, no dangerous pathogens or toxins escaped from the facility, 
and the public was never in any danger, according to Vander Linden.

Speaking to the NYT, 
Vander Linden said it could be “months” 
before the bio-defense program is able to restart operations, 
during which time the USAMRIID will work to meet the CDC’s requirements, 
in order to have the suspension lifted. 

The cease-and-desist order,
meant that the USAMRIID’s registration with the Federal Select Agent Program was invalid, 
and that without the proper authorization, 
to possess and handle dangerous pathogens and materials, 
all research at the facility had to stop. 

That said, USAMRIID can still offer its expertise in the event of an outbreak or contamination.

“The Federal Select Agent Program oversees the possession, 
use and transfer of biological select agents and toxins, 
which have the potential to pose a severe threat to public, 
animal or plant health or to animal or plant products,” 
according to the CDC’s corresponding website. 
Normally, the USAMRIID is authorized to handle these super-dangerous “select agents,” 
of which the CDC currently identifies 67, 
including SARS, botulinum, anthrax, and ricin.

As the Frederick News-Post reported, 
the USAMRIID facility at Fort Detrick was investigating three of these top-tier agents,
when it got the cease-and-desist order: 
the Ebola virus, 
Yersinia pestis (the bacterium responsible for the plague), 
and Francisella tularensis 
(the bacterium responsible for tularemia, also known as deer fly fever and rabbit fever).

In May 2018, storms caused a flood at the Fort Detrick facility, 
seriously damaging its 10-year-old steam sterilization plant, 
which provides high-tech wastewater management. 

The plant was offline for months, 
and the incident resulted in upgraded biosafety procedures. 
But as Vander Linden told the Frederick News-Post, 
the new protocols significantly increased “operational complexity” at the facility. 

The CDC inspection found:
that the “new procedures were not being followed consistently,” 
along with the discovery of:
mechanical problems with the chemical-based decontamination system, 
as well as leaks [inside the lab],” 
the New York Times reported.


It’s not great that a leading laboratory is now out of commission 
(hopefully only temporarily), 
but it’s good that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is a stickler for safety; 
the organization is certainly living up to its name. 
Any operation that handles agents like anthrax,
clearly needs a robust system of checks and balances.


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Crazy shit in Ebolaville

https://www.foxnews.com/world/congo-ebol...who-arrest
3 Congolese medics arrested in killing of WHO doctor treating Ebola patients

Quote:Three Congolese medics were arrested Wednesday in the murder of a Cameroonian doctor 
who was treating Ebola patients in the Democratic Republic of Congo, prosecutors revealed.

World Health Organization (WHO) doctor Richard Mouzoko was fatally shot in April by militiamen 
while treating patients in a hospital in the city of Butembo, 
one of the epicenters of the Ebola outbreak. 
The medics arrested have not been publically identified and the motive for his killing is unknown, the BBC reported.

Senior military prosecutor Lt. Col. Jean-Baptiste Kumbu told local media,
that fighters who attacked treatment centers 
disclosed four medics who were involved in planning the attack. 

The three Congolese medics arrested will be prosecuted for “terrorism” and “criminal conspiracy," Whip
he said, while the fourth doctor is still loose, the BBC reported.

The WHO described Mouzoko as “passionate” 
and “always ready to go where people would need his help most," 
and said he was a committed professional who helped train hundreds in the medical field. 
He was also one of few medics deployed to the Congo to help victims against the spread of the virus.

“He would regularly spend 15 to 20 days a month working among isolated communities in his home country, Cameroon, far from his wife and 4 children,” the WHO added.



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Interesting vaccine technology developments.

A new vaccine platform, and interesting that it is promoted by ... Yahoo finance.
For deadly diseases,
Lassa
Marburg 
Ebola
uses a large virus-- MVA -- to transport -- VLP  --"viral like particles" <---
as opposed to:
attenuated or weakened live viral particles.

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/geovax-an...00117.html

GeoVax Announces Publication of Lassa Fever Vaccine Study Results

GeoVax Labs, Inc. (GOVX), a biotechnology company developing human vaccines, 
today announced publication of its article entitled 
A Single Dose of Modified Vaccinia Ankara Expressing Lassa Virus-like Particles 
Protects Mice from Lethal Intra-cerebral  Assimilated  Virus Challenge Whip 


GeoVax’s Lassa fever vaccine (GEO-LM01) 
is based on the Company’s novel: 
Modified Vaccinia Ankara (MVA) Virus-Like Particle (VLP) platform
which generates noninfectious VLPs in the individual being vaccinated. 

VLPs mimic a natural infection, 
triggering the body to produce a robust and durable immune response with both antibodies and T cells. 

The paper published in Pathogens reports research 
showing that a single intramuscular (IM) dose of GEO-LM01 
provided 100% protection 
in mice challenged with a lethal dose of ML29 (a Mopeia/Lassa reassortant virus) 
delivered directly into the brain Whip
This is the first report showing that a single dose of a replication-deficient MVA vector 
can confer full protection against a lethal challenge.

GeoVax Labs, Inc. is a clinical-stage biotechnology company 
developing human vaccines against infectious diseases and cancer 
using a novel patented Modified Vaccinia Ankara-Virus Like Particle (MVA-VLP) based vaccine platform. 

On this platform, MVA, a large virus capable of carrying several vaccine antigens
expresses proteins 
that assemble into VLP immunogens within (in vivo) the person receiving the vaccine.

The production of VLPs in the person being vaccinated mimics virus production in a natural infection, 
stimulating both the humoral and cellular arms of the immune system to recognize, prevent, 
and control the target infection. 
The MVA-VLP derived vaccines elicit durable immune responses in the host similar to a live-attenuated virus, 
while providing the safety characteristics of a replication-defective vector.



Lassa fever surpasses Ebola, Marburg, 
and all other hemorrhagic fevers except Dengue in its public health impact. 
Caused by LASV, the disease is a scourge on populations in endemic areas of West Africa, 
where reported incidence is higher. 
GEO-LM01 is one component of a multivalent hemorrhagic fever virus vaccine being developed by GeoVax. 
The other vaccine components are for protection against Sudan virus (SUDV), 
Marburg virus (MARV), and Ebola virus (EBOV). 
These vaccines are envisioned as either individual monovalent vaccines in epidemic situations
or combined as a multivalent vaccine for the protection of the millions of individuals who live in at-risk areas, 
travelers, military personnel, healthcare workers, and others.

Using the same platform, 

we have shown our Zika vaccine (GEO-ZM02) provided single-dose 100% protection 
in mice against intracranial challenge Whip
and that our Ebola vaccine (GEO-EM01) 
provided single-dose 100% protection in rhesus macaques. 

It is remarkable that a replication deficient vector, 
can induce full protection after a single dose as soon as 2 weeks post vaccination.

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