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Signs Of The End

Pestilence and Disease

... and there shall be famines, and pestilences ...
(Matthew 24:7)

We hear now of earthquakes in divers places, of fires, of tempests, of disasters by sea and land, of pestilence, of famine. What weight do these signs have upon you? This is only the beginning of what shall be. The description of the day of God is given through John by the Revelator. The cry of the terror-stricken myriads has fallen upon the ear of John. "The great day of His wrath is come; and who shall be able to stand?" The apostle himself was awed and overwhelmed.


Disease in the News


New York Times

The Real Threat to National Security: Deadly Disease
New York Times
And the repeal of the Affordable Care Act would kill the billion-dollar Prevention and Public Health Fund, which provides funding for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to fight outbreaks of infectious disease. (While the budget also calls ...



CBS News

"We are not ready": Experts warn world is unprepared for next Ebola ...
CBS News
Is the world ready to defend against the next big infectious disease outbreak? It's one of the biggest threats humanity could face. But experts who have reviewed ...

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NPR

How To Prepare For A Pandemic : Goats and Soda : NPR
NPR
A pandemic is likely to crop up in the next few decades, many scientists predict. To help readers prepare, NPR created its first-ever Pandemic Preparedness Kit.

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In Homeland Security

World Leaders 'Should Listen' To Bill Gates's Warnings About Pandemics, Suggestions For Disease Outbreak ...
Kaiser Family Foundation
“Bill Gates … gave a speech the other day at the Munich Security Conference that should have caught everyone's attention. Mr. Gates insisted that world leaders think differently about public health and national security. They should listen. … [Since ...
Bill Gates Warns Of Epidemic That Will Kill Over 30 Million PeopleIn Homeland Security

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Implement safety policies to protect citizens, advise experts
The Kathmandu Post
Mar 25, 2017- Public health experts have warned that zoonotic diseases could reach pandemic proportions if there are no effective disease control measures in place. A zoonotic disease is a disease spread between animals and people. Zoonotic diseases ...



Devex

Q&A with Tony Fauci on the state of pandemic security
Devex
Global health agencies face a difficult challenge in protecting people from pandemic threats: They rarely know in advance what the specific disease outbreak will be. “When you're preparing for something that hasn't happened yet, and then you have to ...



Deadline

CNN Films Debuts UNSEEN ENEMY for World Health Day ...
CNN (blog)
UNSEEN ENEMY, about the potential looming crisis of disease pandemics, will debut as a CNN Films broadcast for a World Health Day presentation Friday, ...
[WATCH[ Jeffrey Wright Narrates CNN Pandemic Docu 'Unseen ...Deadline

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Cantech Letter

Our response to global pandemics is far too slow, Canadian experts ...
Cantech Letter
Just as important a question as where the next global pandemic will strike is how quickly will the world's health authorities be able to coordinate a response.

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Inverse

As DARPA Preps for a Pandemic, It Has a New Enemy in Trump
Inverse
As the program manager behind DARPA's new Pandemic Prevention Platform, when he looks at the way the world responded to Zika, the H1N1 flu, and the recent Ebola outbreak, he sees room for improvement. “I've been working on infectious diseases of ...



Charles River Analytics to Build Disease Outbreak Prediction System Under Army Contract
ExecutiveBiz (blog)
PANDEMIC is designed to provide a database of infectious disease conditions; model development functions to help define disease conditions and probability; visualization support aids; and a mitigation prioritization tool, Charles River added. The ...



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