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· July, 2009

Stories about Health from July, 2009

China: Sulfur mining in Big Tree County

Jamaica: Doping Athletes?

Bangladesh: Adulteration And Death Of Children

DRC: Rape Epidemic Fuels Fistula Cases

Ongoing fighting in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) continues to take its toll on women's health. One consequence is more cases of a health condition called fistula, which is...

China: “Internet addiction disorder” is a joke

Trinidad & Tobago: Anti-People?

China: Suspension of Electroshock for “Net Addiction”

The Chinese Ministry of Health recently announced that electroshock treatment for "internet addiction" should be suspended. The controversial electroshock therapies have recently been used by some Chinese clinics to cure...

Russia: One Day in the Life of Doctor Liza

Africa: Bloggers Discuss HIV/AIDS among gay African men

Sub-Saharan has reported high rates of HIV among gay men in Africa. Let's listen to views of LGBT African bloggers writing about the issue.

Russia: Medvedev and Sick Babies in Gelendzhik

Barbados: Where's the Culture?

Peru: Economic Impact of Canceling Events Due to H1N1 Virus

Ukraine: Canadians helping out with AIDS prevention

Kuwait: Swine Flu and Health Officials

Bahrain: Swine Flu Awareness

Peru: Informing the Public About H1N1 Virus

Jamaica: Emmy Nomination

Turkey: Tick Encounter

Zambia: Discrimination case postponed until October

Zambia: HIV Discrimination case round 2

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