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· December, 2009

Stories about Health from December, 2009

Caribbean: 2009 Regional Roundup

As Global Voices celebrates its fifth anniversary, the occasion has given us all an opportunity to reflect on why we do what we do and how our work makes a...

Azerbaijan: Standing in line

Trinidad & Tobago: 500

Cuba: Show of Support

Palestine: Swine Flu Arrives In Gaza

The H1N1 influenza virus reached the Gaza Strip much later than it did other places, a fact attributed to the blockade imposed upon its population by both Israel and Egypt....

South Africa: Remembering Busi

Kazakhstan: Another Mass Infection Scandal

Turkmenistan: TB is a serious problem

Pakistan: Negligence in Medicare

South Africa: Truth without venom is impossible when it comes to Manto

South Africa: Controversial Health Minister Dies and Twitter Goes Wild

South Africa's former Health Minister, Manto Tshabalala-Msimang passed away recently. Manto was not a stranger to controversy with dodgy views on managing HIV-AIDS using beetroot, garlic, lemons and African potatoes....

China: Grassroots wisdom website

Trinidad & Tobago: Poor Packaging

Namibia: First step victory in forced sterilisation case

Indonesia: Mall Suicides

China: Development's Toll on Laborers

A second wave of pneumoconiosis cases has been reported among drilling and blasting workers in the southern city of Shenzhen. An article in Beijing Youth Daily reports 119 suspected pneumoconiosis...

Africa: Obesity in Africa

Egypt: Majd Al Assad Dies

Botswana: Christmas party at Nata village

It's time to change the symbol of good health

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