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· August, 2006

Stories about Health from August, 2006

Bahamas: The future in health

Indonesia: Patient vs. Pharma

Philippines’ worst marine disaster

The beautiful island of Guimaras, located in central Philippines, is under state of calamity. More than 26,000 people who depend on fishing suddenly lost their livelihood after tanker MT Solar...

Jamaica: Singles

Africans in France: Riots’ First Anniversary

Kenya: “I am African” Aids campaign criticised

Thailand: Medical Tourism

Africa: Is the Battle against AIDS Lost?

Hong Kong: opium history

Estonia: 15 Things

Central Asia & Caucasus: 15 Years of Independence

Jamaica: Attending the AIDS conference

Russia, Estonia: Forest Fires

Americas: Eating in the USA

Japan: western business practice

Barbados: HIV/AIDS messages

China: Hooker unions, uniting bloggers and qualitative and quantitative data from the Chinese blogsphere

One stock narrative for MSM reports on China is the untabooing of sex since Mao died. Indeed, a trip to the countryside reveals unsettling numbers of STD treatment posters and...

Trinidad & Tobago: Smelter activity continues

Philippines: Alcoholism in Philippines

Voices from Kazakhstan

Welcome to our latest round-up of blog posts and online discussions that took place in the Kazakhstani blogosphere in the last two weeks. We start off with Russian-language neweurasia Kazakhstan...

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