Little Pilgrims Launches Educational DVDs for Children with Autism
Created by parents, these DVDs, companion booklets and Littlepilgrims.com offer new educational tools and information
ELLINGTON, Conn., Nov. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Littlepilgrims.com and the
DVD Series and Companion Booklets launches today.
Hajj Pilgrims Need Flu Shots – Says British Doctor
about to travel to Saudi Arabia for the hajj, flu shots should be considered for minimizing// the risk of devastating global influenza pandemic because only too few of the worshippers are being vaccinated before they go – says the British doctors.
The hajj pilgrimage is considered...
High-altitude Illness Affects Pilgrims of Mansarovar
Four days after an Indian pilgrim died of respiratory problems while on a tour of Mansarovar Lake on the Indo-China border, another Indian woman too succumbed// to high-altitude illness while pursuing the same destination, reinforcing fears that one of the holiest pilgrim sites in Asia is fast turn...
Health check up to Hajj pilgrims to avoid bird flu
Saudi Arabia is gearing up to face around 2.5 million Hajj pilgrims
and the authorities are making health screening when they enter Saudi Arabia to all the Hajj pilgrims
to avoid the spread of bird flu infection//. World wide the threat of pandemic bird flu infection is very high and the chances of...
Haj Pilgrims Being Tested For Presence Of Bird Flu Infection
More than half a million Muslims were monitored for the presence of bird flu infection following their arrival at Mecca.// These individuals who have been found to be devoid of any infection will continue their haj pilgrimage and participate in the rites due to begin by the second week of January. ...
Oral Polio Vaccine Necessary for Haj Pilgrims
The Ministry of Health of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia have taken a decision that all Haj Pilgrims
from Afghanistan, India and Pakistan regardless //of age and vaccination status should receive at least one dose of Oral Polio Vaccine prior to departure for Saudi Arabia. This decision was conveyed to...
National Prayer Vigil for Life Opening Mass
...night until 6:00 a.m. led by pro-life seminarians from across the country. The Basilica and The Catholic University of America will host up to 1,600 pilgrims
overnight. On January 22, the morning of the March for Life, the National Shrine will also host Morning Prayer at 6:30 a.m. and a closing Mass of Pena...
Cranberry Power: This American Native Fruit Doesn't Have to be Exotic to be Super
..., look no further than cranberries!
The cranberry is a grocery store mainstay - not a fad fruit - with its
popularity dating back to the days of the pilgrims
who coveted the fruit
for its many virtues. This sweet-tart berry comes in many convenient forms;
its versatility is hard to beat. Find them in the sn...
Make Thanksgiving a Feast of Health
...mple substitutions on the traditional menu offer lower-fat dishes without compromising taste
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 21 (HealthDay News) -- If the pilgrims
could do without marshmallows atop their sweet potatoes, so can you.
Especially if your sweet potato casserole is topped instead with a pecan streu...
Millions Spent, but the Indian Capital's River Still Stinks
...not been achieved in the last decade.
Boatman Lalla Navwalla, 36, whose brother spends eight hours a day swimming for coins tossed in by Hindu pilgrims
who still revere the river, understands perfectly why the river is dirty.
"Once you could look 20 feet (six metres) down and see the coins," h...
Afghanistan declares its first national park
...almost entirely absent during the war years between 1979-2001. Today, Band-e-Amir is visited every year by thousands of Afghan tourists and religious pilgrims
as well as many foreigners currently living and working in-country. The park is near the Bamyan Valley, where the 1,500-year-old giant Buddha statues...
Inherited cancer mutation is widespread in America
...us or minus a number of years, says coauthor Heather Hampel, a genetics counselor and researcher with Ohio States Human Cancer Genetics Program.
began arriving in the 1600s, so the mutation could have arisen first in very early settlers from Europe, or in Native Americans.
Its unclear whether ...