wallowa women's trip 2008

"Exploring the Wilderness, Exploring Ourselves "

Labor Day Weekend 2008

Upcoming... October, 2008: Reading of our work at Bookpeople in downtown Moscow. Check back for dates and times.

The Ministry of Health is urging local health officials to step up public health education.

Beijing has also now founded a high-level job force headed by the Health Minister to coordinate nationwide control efforts.. China struggling to come to grips with enterovirus 71 As health authorities in China battle to come to grips with an outbreak of the intestinal virus EV71 or Enterovirus 71, the Ministry of Health is urging local health officials to step up public health education. With the death toll right now at 28 and hundreds more affected, the Centre for Health Protection has warned that the EV71 virus will be the biggest task and danger to public health this summer. Authorities expect the an infection figures to soar also higher and the CMP says it’ll update its site on daily basis on the outbreak – the highest number of EV71 cases recorded in the last a decade was 35 in 2004.California survival company offering underground ‘doomsday bunkers’ with kitchens, flat-screen tvs, and free land A Florida-based Army Navy shop has taken survivalism to a complete brand-new level with a 32-foot-long yellow pipe it recently began selling as a kind of ‘doomsday bunker.’ WKMG Regional 6 News in Orlando reports that Al’s Army Navy Store in Altamonte Springs is now selling the pipe, which is made to become buried 20 feet underground for security from tornadoes, hurricanes, and various other disasters, for the price of $59,900, which will not include set up. The shelter, which measures 32 feet by 10 feet, was created out of corrugated steel, and comes filled with a flat-screen tv, kitchen, bunk beds, and electric-driven toilet.