Imperial Valley News Center
- Written by Andy Fell
Davis, California - Researchers at the University of California, Davis, will explore ways to speed production of the Ebola drug Zmapp with a $200,000 rapid-response grant from the National Science Foundation.
- Written by Robert Sanders
Berkeley, California - UC Berkeley herpetologist Jim McGuire was slogging through the rain forests of Indonesia’s Sulawesi Island one night this past summer when he grabbed what he thought was a male frog and found himself juggling not only a frog but also dozens of slippery, newborn tadpoles.
- Written by Helen Knight
Cambridge, Massachusetts - Getting enough of the right kind of sleep is crucial for keeping both body and mind healthy.
- Written by State Department
Washington, DC - Secretary of State John Kerry: "When I came to the Senate, I was humbled to walk in the footsteps of remarkable public servants like the man who preceded me, Paul Tsongas, and the man who preceded Paul, the trailblazing Ed Brooke.
- Written by American Heart Association
Dallas, Texas - Stroke has dropped from the nation’s fourth-leading cause of death to number 5, according to new federal statistics. It is the second time since 2011 that stroke has dropped a spot in the mortality rankings.
- Written by Anna Baker
Alexandria, Virginia - Former professional player Dmitri Young impressed the baseball world when he appeared at a game this summer, having lost about 100 pounds since he last played in 2010.
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