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Noroviruses Identified as Common Cause of Travelers’ Diarrhea

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First swine flu death on the Galapagos

Spread of virus shows islands no longer in evolutionary isolation. Henry Nicholls Swine flu has reached the Galapagos Islands, and the first human fatality there has caused widespread alarm, threatening to undermine a booming tourist industry — mixed news for … Continue reading

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How Safe and Effective Are Sunscreens?…Important to consider when visiting Galapagos

Environmental Working Group Sees Improvements, but Still Gives Industry Low Marks By Kathleen Doheny WebMD Health News Reviewed by Louise Chang, MD July 2, 2009 — Sunscreens are improving, but three of five brand-name products either don’t protect the skin … Continue reading

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