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Back (almost) to the Land of the Living!!

The eyes have it … opthalmic shingles!! (My eyes, not those of Lulu-Cat). For more than 2 of the last 4 months I’ve been in the hospital recovering from ophthalmic shingles – a terrible malady from which I am still … Continue reading

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Top News Stories in East Africa

The East African Business Week provides a selection of top stories from our region and elsewhere.  Here follows a few of the articles that appeared recently – events that were considered important:

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Food and Folk Cures – III of III (The USA)

Folk Cures for the hiccups in the USA This is the last of a highly unscientific look at three different ailments and their folk cures.  The first looked at ‘weakness’ amongst the Beja of the Red Sea Hills in Egypt … Continue reading

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