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· February, 2010

Stories about Health from February, 2010

Nepal: World's Shortest Man

Rare Disease Day: “Alone we are rare. Together we are strong.”

February 28 is "Rare Disease Day". Patient and family support groups make avid use of online media to raise awareness and share information about proper care and prevention of uncommon...

Armenia: Safe Sex

Bahrain: Lymphoma and Leukaemia Support Group

Azerbaijan: Healthcare

Japan: Thoughts on Longevity

As the most rapidly ageing country in the world in addition to having the highest life expectancy, Japan has a lot to think about concerning quality of life and a...

Philippines: Outrage over Arrest of 43 Health Workers

The Philippine military arrested 43 community health workers accusing the latter of being communist rebels. The arrested individuals were recently presented in the court. Bloggers comment on the issue

Bangladesh, India: The Relationship Between Water Crisis And Migration

Africa: Views on HIV pandemic lack logic

Haiti: Reading the Reports

Haiti: Moving On

Darfur: Youth Keep Crisis in the Spotlight

Though the major conflict has ceased in Darfur, in western Sudan, the continuing instability and ongoing attacks have been particularly harmful for the region's young people. But youth both within...

Thailand: Love Care Station

Haiti: Heroes

Jamaica, Barbados, Haiti: Defending Haitians

Maldives: People First Language

Russia: Bloggers Saved Tourist's Life

Czech Republic: “Swine Flu Warrior-in-Chief Caught Swine Flu”

Haiti: Breast Not Best in Emergencies?

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