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France’s forgotten golden age of medicinal marijuana

France’s forgotten golden age of medicinal marijuana

When it comes to cannabis, a peculiar historical amnesia seems to be gripping French medicine.
Haitians urge judges to find UN culpable for cholera outbreak that killed thousands

Haitians urge judges to find UN culpable for cholera outbreak that killed thousands

Supreme court consider whether to take up Laventure v UNUN peacekeepers introduced disease after 2010 earthquakeVictims of the 2010 cholera outbreak in Haiti, which killed at least 10,000 people and
How to survive in the world’s largest refugee camp

How to survive in the world’s largest refugee camp

In the chaos of a refugee camp of one million people, the fight to stop the spread of disease is overwhelming.
Amid a Cyclone’s Floods and Destruction, Mozambique Finds Shards of Hope

Amid a Cyclone’s Floods and Destruction, Mozambique Finds Shards of Hope

A camp in Nhamatanda, Mozambique, serves people displaced by Cyclone Idai.
Mozambique Cyclone Wiped Out the Nation’s Food. Now Aid is in Short Supply.

Mozambique Cyclone Wiped Out the Nation’s Food. Now Aid is in Short Supply.

A camp in Nhamatanda, Mozambique, serves people displaced by Cyclone Idai.

After the Storm, a Fight for Survival in Mozambique

Idai was the deadliest cyclone to hit southern Africa in over a century. Augusto Brás and his wife, Amélia, lost their home and their son in the flooding. Now, with their crops ruined and the next big

After the Storm, a Fight for Survival in Mozambique

Idai was the deadliest cyclone to hit southern Africa in over a century. Augusto Brás and his wife, Amélia, lost their home and their son in the flooding. Now, with their crops ruined and the next big
One month later: Cyclone Idai’s devastation by the numbers

One month later: Cyclone Idai’s devastation by the numbers

A month later the costs—human and financial—are still rising.
Global Health: Cholera Is Spreading in Mozambique, and It’s Far From the Only Health Threat

Global Health: Cholera Is Spreading in Mozambique, and It’s Far From the Only Health Threat

A doctor examined a girl with cholera on Saturday at a treatment center in Beira, Mozambique.
Global Health: Cholera Is Spreading in Mozambique, and It’s Far From the Only Health Threat

Global Health: Cholera Is Spreading in Mozambique, and It’s Far From the Only Health Threat

A doctor examined a girl with cholera on Saturday at a treatment center in Beira, Mozambique.
Global Health: Cholera Is Spreading in Mozambique, and It’s Far From the Only Health Threat

Global Health: Cholera Is Spreading in Mozambique, and It’s Far From the Only Health Threat

A doctor examined a girl with cholera on Saturday at a treatment center in Beira, Mozambique.
Global Health: Cholera Is Spreading in Mozambique, and It’s Far From the Only Health Threat

Global Health: Cholera Is Spreading in Mozambique, and It’s Far From the Only Health Threat

A doctor examined a girl with cholera on Saturday at a treatment center in Beira, Mozambique.
Cholera Cases Hit Cyclone-Stricken Mozambique with Far More Feared

Cholera Cases Hit Cyclone-Stricken Mozambique with Far More Feared

Medical staff waiting to treat patients on Friday at a cholera center set up in the aftermath of Cyclone Idai in Beira, Mozambique.

Cholera, Lurking Symptom of Yemen’s War, Appears to Make Roaring Comeback

Health workers said that in some areas, suspected or confirmed cases have jumped to 2,000 per week from 140.
Cholera Outbreak Raises New Danger in Flood-Ravaged Mozambique

Cholera Outbreak Raises New Danger in Flood-Ravaged Mozambique

A compound set up for displaced people suspected of having cholera in Beira, Mozambique, hit hard by flooding from a cyclone.
Cholera Outbreak Raises New Danger in Flood-Ravaged Mozambique

Cholera Outbreak Raises New Danger in Flood-Ravaged Mozambique

A compound set up for displaced people suspected of having cholera in Beira, Mozambique, hit hard by flooding from a cyclone.
Cyclone Idai crisis deepens as first cases of cholera confirmed in Mozambique

Cyclone Idai crisis deepens as first cases of cholera confirmed in Mozambique

Five people test positive for waterborne disease in flooded port city of Beira amid warnings outbreak will spreadThe first cases of cholera have been reported in the cyclone-ravaged Mozambican city of
'Yet another killer for children left starved by war': cholera grips Yemen

'Yet another killer for children left starved by war': cholera grips Yemen

In the last two weeks, 1,000 young people a day have been infected with the diseaseYemen is seeing a sharp spike in the number of suspected cholera cases this year, with 1,000 children a day infected
Cyclone Idai death toll passes 750 with more than 110,000 now in camps

Cyclone Idai death toll passes 750 with more than 110,000 now in camps

Devastated areas of Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi brace for the spread of waterborne diseases such as cholera and malariaCyclone Idai’s death toll has risen above 750 in the three southern African
The 99 best things that happened in 2018

The 99 best things that happened in 2018

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