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China's Health Care Challenge

China Hands | Posted 05.21.2014 | Impact
China Hands

Until 2012, China's health care sector was one of the last parts of the country's economy where foreign investment was prohibited. While the steps the Chinese government has taken thus far are symbolically important, they may also have been too little, too late.

Chinese Hospital Opens Smog Clinic

AP | LOUISE WATT | Posted 02.17.2014 | Green

BEIJING (AP) — A hospital in southwest China has opened a clinic for patients who are suffering symptoms related to smog, a doctor said Wednesday, h...

The State Of Health In China

Posted 06.11.2013 | Healthy Living

People in China spend the most years of their lives being healthy compared with people who live in other G-20 countries, according to a new study in t...

China's Unhealthy Habits Drive Surge In Chronic Diseases

AP | By GILLIAN WONG | Posted 11.15.2011 | World

BEIJING -- During a recent weekday lunch, middle-aged Wu Zhixin had a plate of shredded pork noodles glistening with oil and washed it down with a pap...

China's Diabetes Problem: 1 In 10 Face Disease

AP | MARGIE MASON | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

After working overtime to catch up to life in the West, China now faces a whole new problem: the world's biggest diabetes epidemic. One in 10 Chinese...