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· November, 2010

Stories about Health from November, 2010

Cambodia: Lessons from the Water Festival stampede

Cambodians are still mourning the death of 347 people in the stampede tragedy which happened last week at Koh Pich Bridge in Phnom Penh. Cambodian netizens share their reactions and...

Haiti: Election Results?

Africa: Glasses for Africa

East Timor: Rains threaten food shortage and disease

Without a dry season and heavy rains all year in East Timor, crops have been destroyed and farmers have planted less, threatening a scenario of food shortage. In addition, rains...

China: ‘Ditch oil’ floods restaurants

An economic investigation team detained a Hubei oil refiner Nov. 10 who pumped more than 60 tons of “ditch oil” into the local restaurant industry during the past three years, Hubei’s Jingzhou...

Haiti: Election Day

Today, Haiti goes to the polls in an election that has been fraught with controversy and affected by the ongoing cholera epidemic. With the country's most popular political party being...

Iraq: A Visit to Sumawah

Haiti: Cholera & Elections

Bermuda: The Marijuana Issue

East Timor: Ministry of Health reviews conditions

Thailand: Two Thousand Dead Fetuses in Buddhist Temple

More than 2,000 illegally aborted fetuses were discovered in a Buddhist temple in Thailand and this has reinvigorated the debate on whether it is already time to update the country’s...

Haiti: Anti-UN Protests Escalate Over Cholera Epidemic

Three days after the first case of cholera was diagnosed in Haiti, The Life and Times of the Mangine Many posted on its blog: Seriously? Cholera? I literally thought cholera...

Haiti: Saving Lives

Haiti: Elections, Cholera & Aristide

Cambodia: Unofficial health service fees

Mozambique: Anger at multinational pollution in Maputo

Uganda: Being Gay and HIV Positive

Haiti: Cholera & Protests

Haiti: Will Elections Proceed?

Haiti: Cholera Challenge

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