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Well: Fat Stigma Fuels Weight Bullying
New York Times - Health : July 7, 2015, 12:11 pm
Being “fat” is the most common reason children are bullied, a new multi-nation study found.
W.H.O. Is Not Equipped to Handle a Crisis Like Ebola, Report Says
New York Times - Health : July 7, 2015, 11:52 am
An independent panel said in a report released Tuesday that the World Health Organization was sluggish, financially unprepared and overly reliant on “good diplomacy.”
CVS Health Quits U.S. Chamber Over Stance on Smoking
New York Times - Health : July 7, 2015, 11:13 am
The move comes after revelations that the chamber and its foreign affiliates were undertaking a global lobbying campaign against antismoking laws.
World Briefing: Liberia: Dog Suspected in New Ebola Case Tests Negative for the Virus
New York Times - Health : July 7, 2015, 6:20 am
Liberia’s first victim of the virus since the country was declared Ebola-free in early May had eaten dog meat shortly before he died on June 28.
World Briefing: Argentina: Top Court Rules for Family of Patient in a Right-to-Die Case
New York Times - Health : July 7, 2015, 6:10 am
Argentina’s Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that Marcelo Diez, who has required life support for two decades, can be allowed to die.