Ireland-Science & Health
  • Praveen Halappanavar outside Galway County Hall, Ireland after the jury in his wife Savita Halappanavar's inquest returned a unanimous verdict of death by medical misadventure on April 19, 2013.

    A miscarrying Indian woman who died from blood poisoning after being denied an abortion perished because staff bungled her diagnosis and didn't give her prompt treatment.

    LAST UPDATE : Apr 19, 2013, 5:04 PM EDT
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  • Cigarette packs are displayed at a smoke shop in New York, NY on March 18, 2013

    Anti-smoking advocates and health experts hailed proposals from Mayor Michael Bloomberg that would keep cigarettes out of sight in New York City stores.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 19, 2013, 6:50 PM EDT
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  • U.K. authorities say beef lasagna products recalled from British supermarkets by frozen-food company Findus have tested positive for more than 60 percent horsemeat.

    LAST UPDATE : Feb 07, 2013, 2:22 PM EST
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