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WHO urges China to bolster tobacco controls

March 20, 2012, 11:40 am by Associated Press Healthwire

SINGAPORE (AP) -- The head of the World Health Organization urged China on Tuesday to bolster controls on tobacco in a country where half of adult males smoke....


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Associated Press Healthwire : December 15, 2017, 9:30 am
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Associated Press Healthwire : December 15, 2017, 9:16 am
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Associated Press Healthwire : December 15, 2017, 8:52 am
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Associated Press Healthwire : December 15, 2017, 8:45 am
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Associated Press Healthwire : December 15, 2017, 3:10 am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Republicans didn't get their wish to repeal former President Barack Obama's health care law, but the tax bill barreling toward a final vote in Congress guts its most unpopular provision, the requirement that virtually all Americans carry health insurance....