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· April, 2014

Stories about Health from April, 2014

Fighting “Breast Ironing” in Cameroon

Reconstruction of Historical Memory: Voice of Mass Sterilizations Victims in Peru

Spare the Rod, 10 Tips From a Peaceful Parent

After people applauded the discipline in a viral video of a mother hitting her child in Trinidad, our Caribbean editor felt compelled to share her thoughts on peaceful parenting.

Catching Up with the Togolese E-Waste 3D Printer Makers

Mental Health Not a Priority in Cambodia

Menstruation Is Not a Shameful Secret. Let's Talk Periods.

Fighting Rising Acid Attacks Against Women in Colombia

A recent spate of acid attacks against women in Colombia provokes feelings of sadness and hopelessness among its citizens.

Video of Mother Hitting Daughter With Belt Goes Viral in Trinidad & Tobago

A video depicting a mother's punitive idea of discipline has gone viral in Trinidad and Tobago, after it was posted on Facebook to supposedly teach the child a lesson.

Turning Faecal Waste Into Business Opportunities

Clean Team Ghana organised a Twitter chat using the hashtag #WasteOpportunities to discuss the business potential of faecal waste.

Facebook Post Spells Legal Trouble for Russian Charity

Romanenko reported that no less than the governor of Vologodsk had filed a complaint against him with the local prosecutor's office because of the jocular post.

Trinidad & Tobago: Lessons from a Health Scare

Using Workout Apps in Trinidad & Tobago

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