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· June, 2010

Stories about Health from June, 2010

Cuba: Spotlight on Fariñas

Worldwide: The oil spills that don't make the news

The tragic oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico has the world's attention on the devastation that badly managed oil extraction can bring. However, in some places around the world,...

South Korea: Worries Over Apocalypse Health Care Reform May Bring

As South Korean government moves a step closer to execute a health care reform, bloggers have erupted online, strongly criticizing the idea of reform as neither effective nor egalitarian.

Afghanistan: Drug use keeps on rising

Barbados: Slow Decisions

China: Online World Cup sick leave doctor note

China: Private health care

Israel: Storing Water for Emergencies

India: Groundbreaking Verdict On Maternal Mortality

Bangladesh: Save Dhaka Now

South Africa: Soccer and Social Change

St. Vincent & the Grenadines: Price of “Progress”

Trinidad & Tobago: Media & Food

Pakistan: Seeking sanity

Haiti: Farmers’ Rights

India: Bhopal Gas Tragedy Verdict – too little too late?

More than 25 years after India's worst ever Industrial disaster, a court in Bhopal has pronounced a guilty verdict on the Indian arm of Union Carbide (UCIL) and also convicted...

Concert for Sickle Cell Anemia Awareness in Paris

Bangladesh: Burning Inside

Haiti: “No” to Monsanto

Bulgaria: Bankya Sanatorium Appeal

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