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More than 100 doctors from around the world have signed a letter decrying the high cost of cancer drugs which reach $100,000 per year or more, and calling for pharmaceutical companies to ease prices.
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One in every two American adults will be obese by 2030, adding hugely to the country`s health costs.
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Air pollution from vehicles & power stations is reducing life expectancy by an average of 6 months.
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Experts call for malaria to be eliminated, but say without a vaccine, it may be impossible.
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A single patient infected with the increasingly common "superbug" known as MRSA can cost a hospital USD 60,000, US researchers reported Tuesday.