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By Alpha B Kamara
This is a story about the challenges women and girls face in Sierra Leone, West africa.
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NIH study offers new evidence of early SARS-CoV-2 infections in U.S.

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UN Report Tallies Increased Food and Nutrition Insecurity Amid COVID-19; Notes Value of Biofortification as a Response
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://specimen-news.com/2021/08/02/un-report-tallies-increased-food-and-nutrition-insecurity-amid-covid-19-notes-value-of-biofortification-as-a-response/
04:18
August 2, 2021
NIH unveils new online tool to improve Alzheimer’s clinical trials recruitment
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://specimen-news.com/2021/08/02/nih-unveils-new-online-tool-to-improve-alzheimers-clinical-trials-recruitment/
03:56
August 2, 2021
Unmaking a mess
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://specimen-news.com/2021/08/02/unmaking-a-mess/
10:19
August 2, 2021
NEW SALONE IN GOD’S IDEOLOGY!
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://specimen-news.com/2021/07/29/new-salone-in-gods-ideology/
11:00
July 29, 2021
More than 1.5 million children lost a primary or secondary caregiver due to the COVID-19 pandemic
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://specimen-news.com/2021/07/23/more-than-1-5-million-children-lost-a-primary-or-secondary-caregiver-due-to-the-covid-19-pandemic/
04:19
July 23, 2021
Delta variant poses the biggest threat – Rozansky
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://specimen-news.com/2021/07/19/delta-variant-poses-the-biggest-threat-rozansky/
02:10
July 19, 2021
Sierra Leone: One-month nationwide curfew imposed to control the new COVID variant
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://specimen-news.com/2021/07/01/sierra-leone-one-month-nationwide-curfew-imposed-to-control-the-new-covid-variant/
03:29
July 1, 2021
Human activities raised atmospheric concentrations of CO2 by 48%
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://specimen-news.com/2021/07/01/human-activities-raised-atmospheric-concentrations-of-co2-by-48/
03:05
July 1, 2021
Consuming a diet with more fish fats, less vegetable oils can reduce migraine headaches
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://specimen-news.com/2021/07/01/consuming-a-diet-with-more-fish-fats-less-vegetable-oils-can-reduce-migraine-headaches/
04:33
July 1, 2021
Man jailed for life for sexual assault of a child
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://specimen-news.com/2021/07/01/man-jailed-for-life-for-sexual-assault-of-a-child/
02:23
July 1, 2021
Investigational Malaria Vaccine Gives Strong, Lasting Protection
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://specimen-news.com/2021/07/01/investigational-malaria-vaccine-gives-strong-lasting-protection/
03:38
July 1, 2021
Sierra Leoneans are not happy! Global Happiness report
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://specimen-news.com/2021/07/01/sierra-leoneans-are-not-happy-global-happiness-report/
02:08
July 1, 2021
Study links sleep apnea in children to increased risk of high blood pressure in teen years
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://specimen-news.com/2021/06/30/study-links-sleep-apnea-in-children-to-increased-risk-of-high-blood-pressure-in-teen-years/
04:38
June 30, 2021
Adjuvant Developed with NIH Funding Enhances Efficacy of India’s COVID-19 Vaccine
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://specimen-news.com/2021/06/30/adjuvant-developed-with-nih-funding-enhances-efficacy-of-indias-covid-19-vaccine/
04:45
June 30, 2021
Study suggests scientists may need to rethink which genes control aging
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://specimen-news.com/2021/06/25/study-suggests-scientists-may-need-to-rethink-which-genes-control-aging/
04:39
June 25, 2021
International study of rare childhood cancer finds genetic clues, potential for tailored therapy
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://specimen-news.com/2021/06/25/international-study-of-rare-childhood-cancer-finds-genetic-clues-potential-for-tailored-therapy/
04:46
June 25, 2021
Sierra Leone President Julius Maada Bio Congratulates Leone Stars: Urges Sierra Leoneans to Dream Big
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://specimen-news.com/2021/06/16/sierra-leone-president-julius-maada-bio-congratulates-leone-stars-urges-sierra-leoneans-to-dream-big/
01:36
June 16, 2021
NIH study offers new evidence of early SARS-CoV-2 infections in U.S.
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://specimen-news.com/2021/06/16/nih-study-offers-new-evidence-of-early-sars-cov-2-infections-in-u-s/
04:16
June 16, 2021
NASA’s Webb to Study How Massive Stars’ Blasts of Radiation Influence Their Environments
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://specimen-news.com/2021/05/19/nasas-webb-to-study-how-massive-stars-blasts-of-radiation-influence-their-environments/
03:18
May 19, 2021
Sierra Leone: move to sell pristine beach and rainforest to China meets backlash
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://specimen-news.com/2021/05/19/sierra-leone-move-to-sell-pristine-beach-and-rainforest-to-china-meets-backlash/
02:42
May 19, 2021
NASA’s S-MODE Takes to the Air and Sea to Study Ocean Eddies
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://specimen-news.com/2021/05/19/nasas-s-mode-takes-to-the-air-and-sea-to-study-ocean-eddies/
02:35
May 19, 2021
WHO calls for further studies, data on origin of SARS-CoV-2 virus, reiterates that all hypotheses remain open
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://specimen-news.com/2021/04/02/who-calls-for-further-studies-data-on-origin-of-sars-cov-2-virus-reiterates-that-all-hypotheses-remain-open/
02:41
April 2, 2021
IMF Reached agreement with the Gambia on policies
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://specimen-news.com/2021/04/02/imf-reached-agreement-with-the-gambia-on-policies/
03:57
April 2, 2021
Electric Vehicle Startup Announces Phoenix-area Factory, Expects to Employ Up to 500 Workers
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://specimen-news.com/2021/03/28/electric-vehicle-startup-announces-phoenix-area-factory-expects-to-employ-up-to-500-workers/
01:45
March 28, 2021
International equitable vaccine effort ships 32 million shots to 61 countries
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://specimen-news.com/2021/03/27/international-equitable-vaccine-effort-ships-32-million-shots-to-61-countries/
02:12
March 27, 2021
Scientists find evidence that novel coronavirus infects the mouth’s cells
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://specimen-news.com/2021/03/26/scientists-find-evidence-that-novel-coronavirus-infects-the-mouths-cells/
06:25
March 26, 2021
Sierra Leone: Council of Churches Urges Govt. to Address causes of water pollution
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://specimen-news.com/2021/03/25/sierra-leone-council-of-churches-urges-govt-to-address-causes-of-water-pollution/
01:46
March 26, 2021
Moderate daily caffeine intake during pregnancy may lead to smaller birth size
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://specimen-news.com/2021/03/26/moderate-daily-caffeine-intake-during-pregnancy-may-lead-to-smaller-birth-size/
03:29
March 26, 2021
Sierra Leone: Women still struggling for a safe and enabling environment
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://specimen-news.com/2021/03/24/sierra-leone-women-still-struggling-for-a-safe-and-enabling-environment/
01:25
March 25, 2021