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· April, 2011

Stories about Health from April, 2011

Brunei: Health Promotion Blueprint

Russia: Drug Agency to Monitor Blogosphere

Ukraine: Memories and Photos of Chernobyl in August 1986

Aleksandr Strannik (LJ user av-strannik) arrived at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant in mid-August of 1986, some four months after the April 26 blast at Reactor #4, to assist in...

Egypt: Sectarian Strife?

Ukraine: Stories From the Charity Walk to Chornobyl

Portugal: Employment and Social Inclusion for the Physically Disabled

China: Changing Pork into Beef

Belarus, Ukraine: “Chernobyl: The First Month”

Bangladesh: Fighting Malaria Successfully

Chile: Nurse Expedites Organ Transport Using Twitter

Cristina Bizama, a nurse at Talca hospital in Chile, has devised a way to speed up the transport of organs from the city of Talca to the capital, Santiago, some...

Zambia: Tweeps Discuss Need For Condom Distribution in Prisons

Issues such as HIV/AIDS and homosexuality are emotive issues in Zambia. The former has claimed a lot of lives in the last quarter of a century and the latter is...

Russia: Medvedev Unhappy With Websites on Drug Preparation

Hungary: A Medical Doctor on Twitter

China: Recent Scandals Show Ongoing Battle for Food Safety

A slew of food scandals have occurred in China in recent weeks, highlighting the country's ongoing challenge with maintaining levels of food safety.

Ukraine: Chernobyl Charity Walk on April 22

Japan: A Japanese medical aid worker's diary

Cuba: The Dangers of Bureaucracy

Chile: Refinery Reopens in Spite of Intoxication in School

The Chilean Ministry of Health closed down a school on March 23, 2011, after 40 cases of citizens and students near a refinery suffering poisoning by sulfur, copper and other...

Belarus: Sickening statement on homosexuality

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