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Japanese hospital takes fight to flu via 'Mouth of Truth'

National Oct 30, 2018

Japanese hospital takes fight to flu via 'Mouth of Truth'

With the arrival of flu season, Osaka University Hospital on Tuesday introduced a unique way to keep the virus at bay, deploying a hand sanitizer dispenser in the shape of a famous Roman sculpture. Playing on the legend of the ancient marble "Bocca della Verita" ...

Asia Pacific Oct 2, 2018

India watches for deadly virus as lion deaths spike

Ten endangered Asiatic lions have died in the last two weeks in India, authorities confirmed Tuesday, four of them from a virus that killed around 1,000 lions in Tanzania in the 1990s. The new deaths take the toll at the Gir sanctuary in the western ...

Editorials May 15, 2017

The 'WannaCry' wake-up call

The deepening integration of information technologies into all facets of daily life has created dangerous vulnerabilities that need to be addressed.