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Monthly Archives: February 2014

WHO publishes palliative care guide

The World Health Organization has released a publication entitled: Cancer Control: Knowledge into action. The publication is a practical guide for programme managers.

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An Unlikely Friendship

This photograph tells the story of an unlikely but beautiful friendship that has developed between two of Living Room’s guests—Nicholas and Chepchumba. Most days this pair can be found sitting—side-by-side—on the porch.

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World Cancer Day

Today is World Cancer Day, a day set aside for people from all over the world to unite and to say once more: We must fight cancer. The latest statistics, released from the World Health Organization, are, at best, troubling. As a single entity, cancer is the biggest cause of mortality worldwide—there were an estimated 8.2 million deaths from cancer in 2012

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