Stories about Health from January, 2014
Taxing your pimple outbreak? It is indeed a creative way to collect more taxes.
For the fourth consecutive day, anyone venturing into Port of Spain has had to endure thick, toxic smoke drifting from the city's main landfill. Netizens are complaining on Twitter.
Mali's education system faces multiple challenges, but activist groups are coming together to tackle them head on.
The Caribbean is used to its share of mosquito-borne diseases, but now there's a new one: Chikungunya, which has been spreading across various regional territories since late last month.
"Since her inception 14 years ago she has shown millions of women and girls what can be achieved."
Sanitation and hygiene remain critical problems for India, with about 50% of its population still defecating in the open. UNICEF India's #poo2loo campaign aims to raise awareness about this issue.
A recent study found that residents in the area of a petrochemical processing plant have increased exposure to several toxic air pollutants, including carcinogens.
Life in Conakry, Guinea can get quite challenging for several reasons. Learn why and how things can change for the better.