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International News Archive - June 07, 2010

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A study published in the American Journal of Public Health finds links between mining and the spread of tuberculosis in sub-Saharan Africa.

Word of the Day
obdormition
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".
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