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  1. News - China - HEALTH

    Campaigners call for blanket ban on tobacco advertising in China

    Posted Jun 10th 2014, 04:35am by Zhuang Pinghui

    ... Zhuang Pinghui pinghui.zhuang@scmp.com Campaigners say changes to the law should honour China's commitment under a treaty to outlaw all forms of promotion for smoking Activists urge blanket ban on tobacco adverts Anti-smoking campaigners on the mainland have criticised proposed changes to its advertising laws for stopping short of a blanket ban on tobacco adverts. The draft ...

  2. News - World - HEALTH

    British citizen with Ebola being evacuated from Sierra Leone

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 04:00am by AP

    ... supply is now exhausted, the US manufacturer has said. Sierra Leone has passed a law threatening jail time for anyone caught hiding an Ebola patient, a common practice that the World Health Organisation believes has contributed to underestimation of the disease outbreak. The law, passed on Friday, imposed terms of up to two years for violators, said legislator Ansumana Jaiah Kaikai. ...

  3. News - World - HEALTH

    Over-regulation of opioids 'keeping billions of cancer patients in pain'

    Posted Dec 03rd 2013, 05:12am by Reuters

    ... a pandemic of over-regulation in much of the developing world that is making it catastrophically difficult to provide basic medication to relieve strong cancer pain", Cherny says. "Most ... had very restrictive laws, but is now allowing greater access to opioids.   ...



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