Sunni Muslims have set up a new party amidst uncertainties as to whether elections can be held as scheduled in the troubled western regions of Iraq. Polling for the 328-seat Iraqi parliament is due Apr. 30. Ahead of the scheduled election, tribal, political and religious leaders, and also lawyers, engineers and other professionals, gathered in Erbil […]The […]
This story is part two of a three-part series on how social and economic inequalities impact cancer treatment. The third installment examines how Peru's Plan Esperanza is providing comprehensive treatment for cancer patients, especially the poor.The post Jordan Faces Looming and Complex Cancer Burden appeared first on Inter Press Service.
Mohamed Ibrahim first learned he had hepatitis C when he tried to donate blood. Weeks later he received a letter from the blood clinic telling him he carried antibodies of the hepatitis C virus (HCV). He most likely acquired the disease from a blood transfusion he received during surgery when he was a child. “I […]The post New Treatments May Defuse Viral Tim […]