Tag: "drums" at medical news
Probe into Pascal Norris’s death finds initial samples free of anthrax germ
...acting anthrax infection from the ‘feared’ African drums
alone is highly unlikely as it is thought to be. The public have been educated about prevention measures and health officials have been quick to check the spread of the disease. SA...
The Source of Anthrax Spores Traced!
...attended classes. The spores were present in three drums
and two imported animal skins used to make African drums. It is estimated that 174 persons in the least have come into contact with the artist. Fortunately no signs of infections have yet been reported....
AIDS Sufferers Protest against Proposed Patent for Tenofovir
...umarate since last year. Some demonstrators beat drums
and carried placards reading ‘Patients against Patents,’ and ‘Lives before Profits.’ Some wore T-shirts with the message: ‘We are HIV positive.’ The protestors were briefly detained by the police before being allowed to go home. According to Loon...
Anthrax Spores: Animal Skins on Drums, Renders Vado Diomande, Sick
...have occurred after stretching the animal skins on drums
for the purpose of tuning them. Mr. Diomande was...m and Dance Festival in Tallahassee, explained how drums
from other African drummers were sent to Mr. Diomande for tuning, knowing his expertise in this fiel...
Couple infected with HIV marry in Kerala
...26) took their marriage vows amidst the beating of drums
and chanting of traditional Vedic incantations. While Asokan, the groom, contracted HIV during a surgery on his leg that required blood transfusion, Ajitha, the bride, contacted from her earlier husband, who later on died. "It was nearly two years ba...