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Sierra Leone How Ebola survivors are helping in the fight against the disease

Aug 18, 2014

Sierra Leone How Ebola survivors are helping in the fight against the disease

A single droplet of blood smaller than a full stop can carry up to 100 million particles of the deadly Ebola virus, yet one is enough to end a human life. #HowThisWorks #Health #Liberia #Congo #Sierra Leone #Ebola #Disease #Ebola outbreak #Ebola survivors
Michelle Obama honours acid attack victim Laxmi

Mar 05, 2014

Michelle Obama honours acid attack victim Laxmi

She was honoured by US first lady Michelle Obama with nine other "extraordinary women" from 10 countries with the 2014 Secretary of State's International Women of Courage Award. #Michelle Obama #NewsTracker #International Women of Courage Award #Laxmi #Acid attack survivor
Acid attack victim Laxmi to receive International Women of Courage Award

Mar 04, 2014

Acid attack victim Laxmi to receive International Women of Courage Award

Laxmi, a victim of acid attack and a standard-bearer for the movement to end acid attacks, has been selected by the US for prestigious International Women of Courage Award. #NewsTracker #International Women of Courage Award #Laxmi #Acid attack survivor
Survivor claims he was lost at sea for 13 months, ate only birds

Feb 04, 2014

Survivor claims he was lost at sea for 13 months, ate only birds

It's a story that almost defies belief: A man leaves Mexico in December 2012 for a day of shark fishing and ends up surviving 13 months on fish, birds and turtles before washing ashore on the remote Marshall Islands thousands of miles (kilometers) away. #NewsTracker #SEA #Sea survivor #Jose Salvador Alvarenga #Marshall Islands #Lost at Sea
Typhoon Haiyan has ravaged both traditional and high-tech livelihoods

Nov 26, 2013

Typhoon Haiyan has ravaged both traditional and high-tech livelihoods

As Typhoon Haiyan tore across the eastern Philippines, coconut plantations older than the fathers of the men who tend them were smashed like matchsticks and call centers that field customer service gripes from around the world fell silent. #Natural Disaster #Philippines #Typhoon #Relief work #Typhoon Haiyan #Haiyan #Takloban #Haiyan survivors

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Typhoon Haiyan has ravaged both traditional and high-tech livelihoods

Aug 22, 2014

For Skin Cancer Survivor, Sand Isn’t Nearly as Scary as Sun

Jimmy Walker’s preparation for the FedEx Cup was interrupted by a second scare with skin cancer, which has inspired his new mission of protection and awareness... #FedEx #Jimmy Walker
Typhoon Haiyan has ravaged both traditional and high-tech livelihoods

Aug 16, 2014

Body Found in Shipping Container

A man has been found dead inside a shipping container at a British dockyard, along with 34 survivors, including women and children, according to emergency officials... #FedEx #Jimmy Walker
Typhoon Haiyan has ravaged both traditional and high-tech livelihoods

Aug 21, 2014

76-Year-Old Cancer Survivor 'Grandma Betty' Wins Drag Race … Twice (VIDEO)

Betty, who has been living with breast cancer since 1987, started racing in the late '50... #FedEx #Jimmy Walker