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· March, 2010

Stories about Health from March, 2010

Indonesia: Anti-smoking Fatwa

China: Kidney Stone Babies’ father on trial

Today, Zhao Lianhai, the founder of “kidney stone babies” whose 4-year old son was poisoned by Sanlu melamine tainted milk in 2008 was put on trial today under the criminal...

Jamaica: Responding to HIV

Uzbekistan: Children infected with HIV

“Brunei Foodies Go Pink”

Rabies epidemic in Bali, Indonesia

Ghana: Blogging for World Water Day

World Water Day is a day observed on March 22 since 1993 when the United Nations General Assembly declared March, 22 as World Day for Water. Jemila Wunpini Abdulai, an...

Madagascar Update: Death Toll from Tropical Storm Hubert now at 78

China: Shanxi Vaccine scandal

Ukraine: Fundraising Effort to Help Street Children

Cuba: Surviving the Deluge

Poland: Put a smile on a child's face – it's easy!

Tomek and Weronika have always been keen volunteers, despite their young age. Last year, they started Dream Mail, a charity campaign that promotes writing letters and postcards to seriously ill...

Egypt: RIP Fouad Zakariyya

Bulgaria: Delivery of Some Cancer Drugs Stopped?

India: Educating Children About Pesicides

Pakistan: Perils Of Having Dark Skin

Philippines: Street named after cigarette company

Japan: Flight Doctor Tweeting in Chile

Poland: ‘Buy Yourself a Blogger’ for Paula Pruska

Sylwia Presley writes about a fundraising campaign launched by four prominent Polish bloggers to help Paula Pruska, who has been documenting her fight with cancer on her blog.

Nicaragua: Poor Health of Salvador Cardenal

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