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FDA Finds Salmonella Contamination in Top Indian Spice Company’s Sambhar Masala, Leading to Recalls in the US

MDH, a household name in Indian cooking, is recalling its products from retail stores in California for contamination that can cause diarrhoea, cramps, and fever within days of consuming it.
VICE India Staff
9.12.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

China to Start Human Testing for a Vaccine That Will Cure HIV

With no known cure for HIV until today, the vaccine is being seen as a promising antidote to the HIV virus if it’s successful on the 160 volunteers.
Pallavi Pundir
7.23.19
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The First Vaccine for Malaria Has Arrived

It's momentous, but there are caveats
Agnes Walton
6.21.19
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Indonesia Tightens Inspection of Travellers from Singapore Amid Monkeypox Case

Authorities are closely monitoring several ports in Indonesia to prevent the disease from spreading.
Adi Renaldi
5.15.19
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A Town in Mongolia Was Quarantined After a Couple Died of Plague From Eating Raw Squirrel Meat

Having caused close to 50,000 human cases during the last two decades, plague is now categorised as a re-emerging disease.
Shamani Joshi
5.9.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The World’s First Malaria Vaccination Is Here

It’s not perfect and it may be inconvenient but it’s an important milestone in saving millions of lives.
Shamani Joshi
4.25.19
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There’s a Worldwide Pork Shortage Due to Widespread Swine Fever in China

About half of the country's 433 million pigs are at risk.
Mustika Hapsoro
4.18.19
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Skrillex’s Music Can be Used as Mosquito Repellent, Study Finds

Researchers observed mosquitoes sucked less blood and had less sex when exposed to the song "Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites."
Gavin Butler
4.2.19
evolution

Scientists Dressed Horses Like Zebras to Figure Out Why They Have Stripes

The experiment aimed to resolve the longstanding debate over the evolutionary purpose of zebra stripes.
Becky Ferreira
2.21.19
body

Thousands of People Voted on the Grossest Thing in the World

There are six categories of things that most people find disgusting.
Jesse Hicks
7.3.18
Health

Surprise! Most of Your Vitamin Supplements Do Nothing

In fact, B3 vitamins are slightly upping your chance of death.
Julian Morgans
6.4.18
Asking for a friend

Is it Safe to Eat Food That a Fly Landed on?

"In addition to regurgitation, the fly might defecate as it explores the new surface.”
Abigail Fagan
5.14.18
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