Swedish hospital behind Nobel prize criticized over medical scandal

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – The reputation of the Karolinska Institute, one of Sweden’s top hospitals that awards the Nobel prize for medicine, has been badly damaged by allegations patients died as a result of a surgeon performing experimental operations without clearance, an official report said.


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A growing problem, child malnutrition costs Philippines $7billion in a year

BANGKOK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Child malnutrition cost the Philippines $7 billion or nearly 3 percent of its GDP in one year in terms of education spending and lost productivity, while hunger-related stunting is on the rise among children, a global aid agency said on Tuesday.


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