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· January, 2012

Stories about Health from January, 2012

India: New Challenges to Fight Tuberculosis Worldwide

India’s media sphere exploded last week with reports from Mumbai of a tuberculosis strain (TDR-TB) completely resistant to all known treatment. As the World Health Organization released a statement refuting...

China: US60,000 Per Month Postpartum Recovery Service

Brazil: Indigenous Leader Criticizes “Developmentism” Policies

Trinidad & Tobago: Sympathy for Manning

Trinidad & Tobago: Manning Has Stroke

Cuba: More on Wilman Villar Mendoza

Cuba: “Intolerance for Dissent”

Cuba: The Loss of a Decent Man

Brunei: Support Group for Individuals with Autism

Cuba: Bloggers React to Death of Hunger Striker

It has been a sad day for the Cuban blogosphere, as netizens received news of the death of political prisoner Wilman Villar Mendoza, who has been on a hunger strike...

Cuba: Hunger Striker in Coma

Russia: Line to a Drug Dealer in Novosibirsk

Cuba: Hunger Striking Prisoner Close to Death

Russia: Moscow Population Cuts

Malaysia: Improving Accessibility for Persons with Disabilities

Romania: “Revolution of Decency”

Trinidad & Tobago: Myomectomy, Explained

Belarus: Before and After Chernobyl

Cuba: Ahmadinejad's Visit

Yemen: January 12, a Day Without Qat

Today has been declared a 'No Qat Day' by Yemeni netizens, who hope their call will deter their countrymen and women from chewing Qat, an addictive narcotic leaf, chewed by...

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