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Between 1997 and 2016, spending on direct-to-consumer healthcare advertising skyrocketed, from $2.1 billion to $9.6 billion. Where advertising once represented 12 percent of total medical marketing expenditures, it came to represent 32 percent.
UNITED NATIONS — The U.N. children's agency says one-third of children worldwide under age 5 — about 200 million youngsters — are either undernourished or overweight, undermining their full potential to grow and develop. UNICEF…
Drug Free Sport NZ launched its new anti-doping initiative, Speak Out, at the Oceania Track Championships in Invercargill on Wednesday. Speak Out is a point-of-contact for people to report drugs and any related activities in sport, Drug Free Sport…
Sarah Lorge Butler
– Oct 16, 5:41 AM
It's not a stretch to think Sister Stephanie Baliga could have been a professional runner. Before she became a nun, she was a college athlete, and an excellent one at that. In 2006, as a freshman at the University of Illinois, she finished 63rd at…
ROSHAN MUGHAL and AIJAZ HUSSAIN / AP
– Oct 16, 11:41 AM
(ISLAMABAD) — Pakistani and Indian troops exchanged gunfire in the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir, killing four civilians and wounding nearly a dozen others, officials from both sides said Wednesday, as tensions remain high between the…