What will you do once in a hopeless position? Be prepared for any situation is the best chance to stay alive. A very important series of videos telling about what to do and how to survive in different alterations.• Series 1: the Hijacking• Series 2: Fire• Series 3: Hurricane• Series 4: home Invasion• Series 5: Avalanche• Episode 6: lost at sea• Series 7: Shooting in a shopping Mall• Series 8: Nuclear blast• Series 9: The Epidemic• Series 10: Earthquake
To survive the catastrophe. Series 1: the Hijacking 40:35
To survive the catastrophe. Series 2: Fire 40:50
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Then came the inhabitants, as is done usually in Russia, kogdauzhe completely Edge: Religious procession gathered and went with him to the source Sazhelke. Osvyatilivodu and decided to drink from it. Happened to the magic of the old days with no bolshene fell ill, and a cholera epidemic in Kaga receded.
The inhabitants of the village during the procession promised each godpominat all the victims of that terrible epidemic. Since that time, this obychayneukosnitelno observed and 21 August each year is celebrated the promised day.
Source Sazhelka true with the accent on the first syllable, otslova Read more [...]
Pine forests in the Czech Republic in some places are starting to resemble the desert mountains of the Ore end of the last century.
Affected by a fungus, dry trees are most often found in or near Miller, in the valley of the Elbe and near Nymburk.
Pine trees in the Czech Republic is destroying fungal disease. Pine forest killed by Cenangium ferruginozum, and black pine from Sphaeropsis sapinea.
In addition, the black pine still suffer from the same disease, as a result of which they turn into dust.
In order to stop the spread of the disease, infected trees must be cut down and burned.
A similar Read more [...]
The epidemic of fungal diseases in the national Park named Omar Torrijos (Panama) in 2004—2006 destroyed about 30 species of amphibians, and 40% of the species diversity of amphibians in this region, however, is likely to disappear five previously unknown species, scientists have reported in an article published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
Chytridiomycosis, caused by the fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis, affects populations of amphibians around the world in the last 40 years. In mountainous areas of Central America, scientists estimate Read more [...]
Nigeria is threatened by the epidemic of cholera in the last three months of this disease died at 352. It is reported by the associated Press, citing the Ministry of health of West African States.
As stated in the report of the office from June 12 from 36 States in the country were registered more 6,4 thousand cases of human infection with cholera. «Epidemiological evidence suggests that the whole country is under threat», — stated in the Ministry of health.
Cholera — acute intestinal infection caused by bacteria of the species Vibrio cholerae. Distributed, Read more [...]
Thrown under the bridge who died from swine plague. County Maple Heilongjiang province.
China. Bordering Russia and Heilongjiang province for the past two months spread of swine plague. Dead animal owners thrown into rivers, ditches, roadsides, or sell on the cheap to buyers of meat. The authorities do nothing, and the local media not to report the real situation.
Local villagers told The Epoch Times that the epidemic began in late July and has affected several villages, which died more than half of the pigs, hundreds of heads.
As the authorities did not take any measures against the spread Read more [...]
Almost 200 people were victims of the cholera epidemic that broke out in Haiti after the devastating earthquake in January of the current year, reports on Saturday to the associated Press, citing local authorities.
People suffering from cholera, lying on the floor in the hospital Marchand desalin, Haiti 22.10.10 @ AP
According to the representative of the United Nations in Haiti Imogen Wall (Imogen Wall), the Haitian Ministry of public health confirmed 194 deaths from cholera, more 2,35 thousands infected, writes RIA Novosti.
Although the focus of the epidemic is located to the North of Read more [...]
The risk of epidemic dengue exists in 24 cities of Brazil, the most difficult epidemiological situation in the North-East of the country, where on the verge of an epidemic of a deadly disease are 17 cities, according to the Ministry of health of Brazil.
The Agency notes total seasonal increase in the number of dengue cases in connection with the onset of summer in the southern hemisphere, which brings in a large part of Brazil's hot and humid weather. More than 150 cities, where the situation is not yet critical, noted increased morbidity, including Rio de Janeiro, as well as the capital Read more [...]
on September 17. In the North-East Pakistan in the incidence of dengue fever has exceeded 5 thousand people.
As reported by Pakistani TV channel «Geo-TV» citing medical sources, the most difficult epidemiological situation in the provincial capital of the Punjab Lahore and its suburbs. There were 5,344 thousand cases of dengue, about 25 people died.
In hospitals of Lahore declared a state of emergency, however, the epidemic is still unable to stop.
Recall, September 10 medical institutions of the city of Lahore in Eastern Pakistan on high alert due to the threat of dengue epidemics. Read more [...]
The number of victims of the cholera epidemic that broke out in Haiti nine months after the devastating earthquake, reached 442 people, according to the environment Agency France Presse with reference to the representatives of the health authorities of the country.
On Saturday last week local authorities reported 330 the lost. Over the past few days has also increased and the number of infected: almost two thousand new patients were hospitalized with a diagnosis of «cholera», said the representative of the Ministry of health Jocelyn Pierre-Louis (Jocelyne Pierre-Louis). Thus, to Read more [...]
Doctors do not hope to stop cholera in Haiti in any americasee time. The authorities declared the epidemic a threat to national security. Cholera reached the capital, Port-AU-Prince, hitting a huge slum Cité Soleil, which doctors feared the most.
Conditions in this district and before the devastating January earthquake were so horrific that even drinking water in special bags are unlikely to stop the epidemic.
Says the representative of the pan American health organization:
\"We know that before the Port-AU-Prince was mostly large urban slums. Sewerage and water were in terrible condition. Read more [...]
The cholera epidemic in Haiti, according to the latest data, claimed the lives of 724 people, 11 thousand hospitalized with symptoms of the disease, said on Thursday the Agency France Presse with reference to the Ministry of health of the country.
Previously reported 643 and died 10 thousands are hospitalized.
Now the cholera outbreak which was recorded October 20, raging in five of the ten departments, mainly in the North of the country.
According to the Ministry of health of Haiti, four deaths registered in the capital city Port-AU-Prince. On Wednesday, the Ministry reported that in the Read more [...]
According to the latest data, the number of victims of cholera in Haiti has exceeded 900 people. It is reported that the epidemic has spread in 6 of 10 provinces of the country, still not fully recovered after a strong earthquake in January of this year. According to the Ministry of health of Haiti on 12 November, in the died of cholera 917, about 15 thousand are hospitalized.
Doctors and field hospitals are sounding the alarm: the number of patients is growing, while drugs are not sharply enough.
“Our epidemiologists argue that the number of cases has increased, and we see it every day, Read more [...]
6 December. An epidemic of dengue fever threatens 48 cities in Brazil, reported the Ministry of health of the country.
According to the Agency, the risk zone includes the territory of the 16 States with a population of 4.6 million people.
Epidemiologists call among the main preconditions for the start of the epidemic the rainy season, when actively reproduce the main disseminators of disease — mosquitoes Aedes Aegypti. The availability of fresh water stoyalaia streets — the main condition for mosquito breeding.
Dengue fever — an acute viral disease. The disease Read more [...]
4 January. Day 2 January before motorists moving on the highway, connecting the village zig International airport named after Heydar Aliyev, the terrible picture appeared. On one of the sites \"concrete road\" were dozens of carcasses rooks.
According to one of our readers who witnessed the accident, he counted over 30 carcasses of dead birds.
\"Come closer, I did not dare, because he feared that the rooks could die from an infection that can be transmitted to humans. Staying a few metres away from me another motorist told me that I barely had time to slow down when on the road directly in Read more [...]
on January 19. In the United States and Canada in the epidemic — the disease, called American zoologists «white-nose syndrome», — died 5.7 million bats.
Disease that affects during winter hibernation membranes and the skin of mammals of the suborder of bats, cause deadly mold fungus Geomyces destructans. For this reason, in some places of traditional habitat is almost no bats, which led to a sharp reproduction of insects and disruption of ecological balance. «This situation scientists believe smartreview», — today reported the news Agency Read more [...]
Positive for influenza A (H3N2), Which is currently raging in the U.S., was found in a two-year resident of Rostov-on-Don, the regional administration reported Rospotrebnadzor.
Discovered type of virus is a so-called "swine flu." In 2009, a similar strain of A (H3N1) caused a global epidemic of influenza throughout the world, which was the first in the last forty years. Then the victims of viral diseases have become more than 2.5 thousand people.
Now doctors are trying to figure out how small rostovchanin could catch the flu from the U.S.. In the Rostov region is not the first case Read more [...]
In the U.S. - the epidemic of influenza. Cases, there are already hundreds of thousands. Hospitals - the queue. In New York and Boston declared a state of emergency. Such in the XXI century has ever had. Which countries are sick and worried whether the Russians? U.S. flu. Overseas news again come to the sound of coughing and sneezing. The strongest in the last 10 years of the epidemic grows. Reports of the spread of infection in the last days updated almost every hour: 20 states, 27, 34, 47 of 50. And a virus - very aggressive. Not always save even vaccinations. Resist to the sunny Read more [...]
The strongest in 10 years epidemic spread to 47 of the 50 U.S. states. In New York declared an emergency - there recorded nearly 20,000 cases, four times more than last winter. Dozens of people were killed, many of them children. In hospitals and clinics to stand in line for vaccination, people spend hours waiting for the reception of doctors, however, physicians recognize that drugs against influenza are only in 60 percent of cases. Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Dr. Anthony Fauci said: "The children carry the disease harder than adults. Moreover, Read more [...]
Violent flu epidemic broke out in the U.S., outbreaks reported in 41 states, according to news reports. Influenza epidemic in the U.S. this year has started earlier than usual, and quickly covered almost the entire country.
In some areas, it came to the declaration of the emergency in the areas of health, such as Boston, where the infection has killed 18 children. Many have to be treated at home because hospitals are overcrowded sick. The hospitals in the doctor's waiting room people are in the queue for hours. On all TV channels physicians strongly recommend that people be vaccinated. Read more [...]