More News In Global Health

The Guardian: Misuse of opioids such as tramadol and fentanyl is ‘global epidemic,’ report finds (Beaumont, 6/27).

The Guardian: Death sentence quashed for teenager who killed rapist husband in Sudan (Burke/McVeigh, 6/26).

The Guardian: The Ugandan girl who trekked barefoot to escape marriage at 13 (Okiror, 6/26).

The Guardian: ‘Toxic garbage will be sold here’: Outcry as Brazil moves to loosen pesticide laws (Phillips, 6/25).

New York Times: High-Resolution Snapshot of Zika Virus Reveals Clues to Fighting It (Baumgaertner, 6/26).

U.N. News: Aid teams respond to escalating southwest Syria conflict: 750,000 civilians are at risk (6/26).

U.N. News: Cocaine and opium production worldwide hit ‘absolute record highs’ — major threat to public health says U.N. study (6/26).

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