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Viewing entries posted in April 2014

Effects of drought can linger

Posted by Andrew Kekacs on 18 April 2014

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New research shows how short-lived but severe climatic events can trigger cascades of ecosystem change that last for centuries.

Read more ... http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/04/140417090832.htm

Lyme disease a growing problem in Nova Scotia

Posted by Andrew Kekacs on 3 April 2014

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Undiagnosed Lyme disease infections are leading to a growing number of cases of arthritis among children in Nova Scotia.

Read more ... http://www.ctvnews.ca/health/lyme-disease-a-growing-problem-in-nova-scotia-study-1.1759691

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