Bioterrorism

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Bioterrorism

The use by a non-state group, or the secret use by a nation state, of germs and other living beings to kill, injure or incapacitate one's enemy. There are numerous examples of bioterrorism dating back thousands of years. See also: Biowarfare.
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Sounds in the workplace and sounds of everyday life encountered in the community as a whole make noise-induced hearing loss a man-made disease that affects all members of society,'' Persky said.
But he said Mindanao, the 'Land of Promise' where his family had migrated from the Visayas, 'is threatened by climate change caused by man-made diseases like extractive industries,' referring to some mining operations that wreck the environment.
But now, it is threatened by climate change caused by man-made diseases like extractive industries,' he added.