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A fourth person has died in Japan after becoming ill aboard a coronavirus-stricken cruise ship, local media reported Tuesday, as the government unveiled a new policy to tackle the outbreak.
A new meta-analysis on lowering salt intake found strong evidence that cutting dietary sodium reduces blood pressure in those with existing hypertension, but it also reduces blood pressure in people who are not yet at risk.
A scathing new report reveals that dozens of HIV-positive women were forced or coerced into sterilization after giving birth at public hospitals in South Africa.
Italy reported a 27 per cent increase in the number of coronavirus cases Tuesday and an infected doctor forced a hotel to be quarantined in Spain's Canary Islands.
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