News tagged with health policy

Related topics:

Adult death rates lowest in Iceland, Cyprus

The most comprehensive assessment to date of global adult mortality appears today, April 30, in The Lancet . The study, "Worldwide mortality in men and women aged 15-59 years from 1970 to 2010: a systematic analysis", shows ...

dateApr 30, 2010 in Health
shares0 comments 2

Could Hong Kong teach China to quit smoking?

(AP) -- Nearly one in three smokers worldwide lights up in China, where cigarettes - commonly given as gifts - are so tightly woven into the culture, some believe it's an impossible habit to kick. But a new report suggests ...

dateMar 26, 2010 in Health
shares0 comments 0