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· June, 2007

Stories about Health from June, 2007

Japan should work with China to tackle photochemical smog problem

Pakistan: Hospitals and Profit

China: Bloggers take on drugs

June 26 was the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking, how did your local blogsphere cover it? China took an integrated approach this year: celebrities, posters, online video,...

Egypt: Beware of Summer Fruit

Russia: “Weaponization of Psychiatry”

Nigeria: who is lying about meningitis outbreak?

Lebanon: Almost Non-Political Questions

What are we eating? Why are our banks flourishing? Who are those clearing cluster bombs? How will Brazil help in recycling Lebanese wastes? Where are some of the children who...

Africa: Traditional medicine in Africa

Japan: Anti-freeze Toothpaste and Toxic Thomas

Last week, reports emerged that two Japanese companies were recalling thousands of Chinese toothpaste products sold to hotels across the country after the health ministry reported finding that they contained...

HIV-positive women abandoned by their husbands

Egypt: Smoking Ban

Hungary: “Gloomy Sunday” in Budapest

Kyrgyzstan: Men's Health

Bulgaria, Libya: Tripoli Six Update

Bulgaria, Libya: Tripoli Six Update

Jordan: Sicko Review

Barbados: Drilling for Oil

El Salvador: Protests Against Health Care Privatization

Haiti: Reflections on the beauty of life

Togo: Possible avian flu outbreak

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