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Canada Top Court Allows Doctor-Assisted Suicide

Canada Top Court Allows Doctor-Assisted Suicide

  Ottawa, Canada – Canada’s supreme court on Friday unanimously struck down a ban on doctor-assisted suicide for mentally competent adults suffering from an incurable disease, reversing a decision on the books ...

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EU Puts Conditions on Deals Involving Novartis, GSK

EU Puts Conditions on Deals Involving Novartis, GSK

  Brussels, Belgium – The European Union on Wednesday approved mega deals involving drugmakers Novartis of Switzerland and GlaxoSmithKline of Britain, provided they sell off assets in the vaccines and consumer health businesses. ...

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‘Lifestyle’ Diseases Kill 16 MN Prematurely: WHO

‘Lifestyle’ Diseases Kill 16 MN Prematurely: WHO

  Geneva, Switzerland – Diseases linked to lifestyle choices, including diabetes and some cancers, kill 16 million people prematurely each year, the World Health Organization said Monday, urging action to stop the “slow-moving ...

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