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  1. Toxic smog caused by people burning coal, wood, car tyres and garbage to keep warm, has blanketed

    Kabul chokes on dirty air as temperatures plunge

  2. FILE PHOTO: A logo is pictured on the World Health Organization headquarters in Geneva

    WHO study likens palm oil lobbying to tobacco and alcohol industries

    The palm oil industry is deploying tactics similar to those of the alcohol and tobacco industries to influence research into the health effects of ...
  3. Oesophageal cancer smoking tobacco

    Commentary: How Paraguay dumped billions of illicit cigarettes on the global market

    Paraguay’s illicit tobacco trade enabled the rise of illicit tobacco products across Latin America, one observer points out.
  4. FILE PHOTO: Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi rides a bicycle during a follow-up on training

    Lectured by Sisi on body weight, Egyptians respond with jokes

    Egyptians on social media have been poking fun at comments from President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi calling out Egyptians for being overweight - the ...
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    WHO confirms case of yellow fever in Netherlands, says risk low

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    WHO says to set standards on gene editing which 'uncharted water'

  7. A nurse checks a boy at a cholera treatment centre at the al-Sabeen hospital in Sanaa

    Yemen sterilises Sanaa water supplies as cholera outbreak picks up again

    Authorities in the Houthi-held Yemeni capital Sanaa are sterilising water supplies at wells, distribution networks and houses to help stem the ...