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Cashing in on women’s health

Women’s health has been sidelined for centuries. But now that women are finally being heard, some unscrupulous companies are cashing in on the movement.

Cancer cachexia affects 50 to 80 percent of people with cancer, but you may never have heard of it.

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The link between sweets and diabetes has introduced a new challenge that sweets shops have decided to tackle head-on.

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Taxes on sugary drinks can often improve a nation’s economy, rather than having the devastating impact industry has claimed.

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Soft-drink manufacturers are targeting Africa, but industry-led pledges to reduce the sale of sugary drinks subvert better government-led policy options.

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One in five children in India are too thin, and yet at the same time obesity levels are on the rise.

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Switching menus so meat is not the default option dramatically reduces meat consumption. But will the effects last?

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