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Supreme Court Ruling Against Forced Sterilizations of HIV-Positive Women (November 10, 2014) by Constance Johnson
On November 3, 2014, the Supreme Court of Namibia ruled ...
Topic: Health; HIV/AIDS; Human rights; Women's rights
Report Calls for E-Cigarettes to Be Strictly Regulated (October 15, 2014) by Wendy Zeldin
In a report entitled Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems, to be discussed at the Conference of the ...
Topic: Health; Marketing and advertising; Tobacco and smoking
Jurisdiction: World Health Organization
Precedent-Setting Decision on Rabbinical Court (July 16, 2014) by Ruth Levush
Israel's High Court of Justice, with an extended bench of seven justices, recently voided a decision ...
Topic: Health; Judiciary
Agreement with PAHO on Cooperation to Achieve Universal Health Coverage (July 03, 2014) by Gustavo Guerra
On June 3, 2014, the leaders of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) and the Organization ...
Topic: Health; Health care funding; Health insurance; International affairs
Jurisdiction: Organization of American States
Agreement on Health Emergencies (July 02, 2014) by Gustavo Guerra
Health authorities from Mexico, the United States, and Canada recently announced that they have reached an ...
Topic: Health; International affairs; Public health; Emergency management
Jurisdiction: Canada; Mexico; United States
New Laws for Healthcare and Medical Strategy (June 10, 2014) by Sayuri Umeda
The Act to Promote Healthcare and Medical Strategy was promulgated in Japan on May 30, 2014. ...
Topic: Health; Health promotion and preventive care; Medical research
New Regulation on Clinical Trials (April 17, 2014) by Theresa Papademetriou
On April 14, 2014, a new regulation on the authorization of clinical trials was adopted at ...
Topic: Health; International organizations; Medical research
Jurisdiction: European Union
New Directives on Use of Marijuana for Medical Purposes (January 06, 2014) by Ruth Levush
On December 15, 2013, the Israeli government approved new directives for the ...
Topic: Health; Prescription drugs
More Medical Doctors Program Launched (October 30, 2013) by Eduardo Soares
On October 22, 2013, Brazilian President Dilma Roussef signed Law No. 12,871 (Lei No. 12.871, ...
Tightening of Restrictions on Unhealthy Food Ads Aimed at Youth (August 29, 2013) by Wendy Zeldin
It was reported on July 2, 2013, that the marketing of unhealthy food and drink to ...
Topic: Families; Health
Amended Law Prohibits Purchase and Use of Anabolic Steroids (July 09, 2013) by Wendy Zeldin
Norway's Medicinal Products Act was amended on June 14, 2013, to make the use and purchase ...
Topic: Health; Sports and recreation
Resolution Allowing Use of In Vitro Fertilization by Gay Couples and Single Persons Published (May 13, 2013) by Eduardo Soares
On May 9, 2013, Resolution No. 213, issued by the Brazilian Federal Council of Medicine (Conselho ...
Plan to Distribute Overdose Kits (October 18, 2012) by Constance Johnson
The Danish government announced this month that it will distribute overdose kits to drug users in ...
Topic: Health; Emergency medical services
Legalization of Medical Cannabis Considered (September 05, 2012) by Constance Johnson
In a recent interview, Erkki Palva of Finland's national pharmaceutical agency, Fimea, stated that the agency ...
Government Submits Bill to Decriminalize Marijuana (August 27, 2012) by Graciela Rodriguez-Ferrand
On August 8, 2012, the President of Uruguay submitted legislation to Congress with a single provision, ...
New Bioethics Law (July 18, 2011) by Nicole Atwill
Law 2011-814 of July 7, 2011, on bioethics was finally adopted by the French Parliament after ...
Amendment of National Health Insurance Act (January 11, 2011) by Wendy Zeldin
On January 4, 2011, Taiwan's legislature adopted controversial amendments to the National Health Insurance Act, after ...
Spanish Presidency Endorses Potential Agreement Between European Union and United States on Electronic Health Care (April 02, 2010) by Theresa Papademetriou
On March 4, 2010, the Spanish Minister of Health and Social Policy, Trinidad Jiménez, in a ...
Jurisdiction: European Union
Electronic Platform to Track Evolution of Human Influenza A(H1N1) (June 29, 2009) by Francisco Macías
Mexico's National Epidemiological Surveillance System (Sistema Nacional de Vigilancia Epidemiológica, SINAVE, http://www.rhove.gob.mx/ (last visited June ...
Last updated: November 10, 2014