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· January, 2009

Stories about Health from January, 2009

Bangladesh: Drug Users And HIV

Trinidad & Tobago: Start the Bacchanal

China: Does the government still concern about the “kidney stone babies”?

The coverage of the tainted milk scandal in China has been gradually faded away from the mass media with the bankruptcy of Sanlu company. In December 2008, the Chinese government...

St. Vincent & the Grenadines: The Face of HIV

Jamaica, U.S.A.: Political Comparisons

Morocco: Medical Malpractice

Poland, UK: Abortion

Hungary: Lifestyle, Literature, Law and More

Azerbaijan: World's Oldest Surviving Centenarian?

Korea: Your 17 habits which cause your skin to age faster

Hyejin Kim introduces a post that gives interesting (or funny) information: the 17 habits you have which age your skin.

Sri Lanka: Alcoholism Is A Curse

Angola: With Ebola Around the Corner, Borders Are Closed

The ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo has not spread into Angola. To prevent it happening, the neighbouring country has shut down its borders with the DRC and...

Colombia: No Smoking in Closed Public Spaces in Bogotá

Morocco: Gaza Injured in Morocco Hospitals

MENA: Israel and the Use of White Phosphorous in Gaza

The world is looking on in shock at the devastating photographs taken of Gaza victims - some of whom are deformed beyond recognition. Human Rights Watch is also calling upon...

DR Congo: Containing the Ebola Outbreak

In late December an outbreak of the highly contagious Ebola virus was confirmed in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo). The outbreak is believed to have infected more than...

Cameroon: Little Bright Fuh passes away

Israel: Israeli and Palestinian Doctors Fix Baby's Heart

Palestine: “Israel targeting Medics in Gaza”

Ethiopia as seen by an Argentinian adoptive mother

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