Sarah Boseley

How Trump Signed a Global Death Warrant for Women

Six months ago, one powerful white man in the White House, watched by seven more, signed a piece of paper that will prevent millions of women around the world from deciding what they can and can’t do with their own bodies.

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Zika Virus Declared Public Health Emergency by World Health Organization

The World Health Organization has declared that the clusters of brain-damaged babies born in Brazil — linked to but not proven to be caused by the Zika virus — constitute a public health emergency of international concern.

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Health Threat of Sugar Is Vastly Underestimated, Study Claims

Sugar is a bigger threat to health than many suppose, according to a study which claims it causes metabolic diseases such as high blood pressure and heart disease whether or not we put on weight.

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Processed Meats Rank Alongside Smoking as Cancer Risks, WHO Says

Bacon, ham and sausages rank alongside cigarettes as a major cause of cancer, the World Health Organisation has said, placing cured and processed meats in the same category as asbestos, alcohol, arsenic and tobacco.

The report from the WHO’s International Agency for Research on Cancer said there was enough evidence to rank processed meats as group 1 carcinogens because of a causal link with bowel cancer.

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Ubble: The Online Test to Predict if You'll Die Within Five Years

If you are a middle-aged man and want to know if you are going to die in the next five years, you simply need to ask yourself how healthy you think you are.

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