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  1. FILE PHOTO: A man uses a vape device in this illustration picture

    Michigan judge blocks flavored vape ban

    A Michigan judge on Tuesday blocked the state's ban on flavored e-cigarettes about two weeks after it took effect, a victory for retailers who are ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: A man uses a vape device in this illustration picture

    Massachusetts bans sale of all vaping products for four months as mystery illness spreads

    Massachusetts on Tuesday imposed a four-month ban on sales of all vaping products, amid what officials called a national public health emergency ...
  3. What Do We Do With These Pigeons?
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    Ep 20: What Do We Do With These Pigeons?

    Singapore's pigeons are often called a nuisance. But when they are culled, animal rights activists call the process cruel. Can their population be ...
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    Commentary: This hesitation with vaccination is creating a global threat

    Serious outbreaks of measles and other preventable contagious diseases have emerged in many countries, Yale University's Madhurima Shukla points out.
  5. Stiffer fines among tougher penalties introduced for food poisoning cases: NEA, AVA | Video
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    Stiffer fines among tougher penalties introduced for food poisoning cases: NEA, AVA | Video

    Food establishments involved in “significant food poisoning incidents” will now face higher penalties and prosecution in court, authorities ...
  6. Dr Tam Wai Jia

    A young doctor with a humanitarian heart

    Dr Tam Wai Jia wants to use her public health degree, made partly possible by the Lee Kuan Yew Scholarship, to help Singapore’s ageing population ...
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    Commentary: A tax on sugary drinks not enough on their own to halt obesity in Asia

    Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy’s distinguished visiting professor Asit K Biswas and Cornell University’s Kris Hartley say to fight against ...