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2011-06-09 00:00:30

Appearing on CNN International, Dr. Scott Dowell's comments followed a report from Global Health Frontline News in Uganda showing children stricken with seizures, stunted growth, malnutrition, and mental disabilities. Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) June 07, 2011 In an appearance on CNN International, Dr. Scott Dowell of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said more research is needed to understand the cause of a mysterious condition known as "nodding disease." Dowell's comments...


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Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
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This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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