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2016/12/29 | Edward White

The Subtle Manifestation of HIV Marginalization

Taiwan has been celebrated for being at the forefront of LBGT rights in Asia, but an underlying current of discrimination against HIV/AIDS is still prevalent across much of society.

2016/12/21 | Joy Y. Zhang

GM Debates with Chinese Characteristics?

If one were serious about bridging gaps of opinion in the GM debate, then recognizing which issues may be universal is just as important as identifying which issues are local.

2016/12/14 | Devanik Saha

In their Last Moments Of Life, Indian Women Less Likely to get Medical Attention than Men

For every 1,000 men whose death is certified by a medical professional, the corresponding figure for women is only 600.

2016/12/07 | Kyodo News

Virtual Reality to Help Boost Japanese Public Understanding of Dementia

About 1,000 people have attended its events since the project was launched in March.

2016/12/04 | Nikhil M Babu

Inside India’s Blood Black Market

The chances of an HIV patient in India having acquired the virus through blood transfusion are 3,000 times higher than in the U.S.

2016/12/01 | Nikhil M Babu

Bad Blood: India Denies HIV Blood Transfusion Crisis Despite Thousands of Deaths

An investigation has uncovered 14,474 cases of HIV caused via blood transfusions over the past seven years, but the government denies there is a crisis.

2016/12/01 | Nina Sheridan

Fast-Food Chains Thrive in Taiwan

Taiwanese eat out frequently, and when times are tough, they look for lower-priced options.