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Smoking bans linked with rapid fall in premature births

Smoking bans linked with rapid fall in premature births

Mar 30, – Bans on smoking in public places and the workplace in North America and Europe are linked to a 10 percent drop in premature births and the number of children going to the hospital for an asthma flare-up, according to a new study. The study authors said this positive trend occurred within one […]

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Suicide bomber kills 15 in northern Afghan market

Suicide bomber kills 15 in northern Afghan market

Mar 18, – A suicide bomber riding a rickshaw blew himself up outside a checkpoint near a market in northern Afghanistan on Tuesday, killing at least 15 civilians, officials said, in the latest attack in the countdown to next month’s presidential elections. Nobody immediately claimed responsibility for the attack in the capital of Faryab province, […]

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