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Public Release: 7-Jul-2008
Journal of International Business Studies
US firms a role model for fair hiring standards, study says
US companies are helping spread fair hiring practices across the world as they set up shop in developing nations, according to a new study of gender and age discrimination co-written by a University of Illinois labor expert.
http://www.news.uiuc.edu/news/08/0707hiring.html

Public Release: 7-Jul-2008
European Society of Human Reproduction & Embryology 24th Annual Meeting
Fertility treatment in developing countries; a cycle of IVF for less than $200
After 30 years of IVF, the rewards of treatment are still largely confined to industrialized countries and those who can afford it. Now, a Special Task Force of European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology has set about the immeasurable task of making fertility treatment more accessible to developing countries through a program of pilot projects, professional awareness and involvement of government and non-governmental agencies.
http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2008-07/esfh-fti070608.php

Public Release: 7-Jul-2008
European Society of Human Reproduction & Embryology 24th Annual Meeting
Parents of twins report more mental health symptoms than parents of singletons
Mothers and fathers of twins conceived either spontaneously or with assisted reproductive technology suffer more mental health symptoms after delivery and one year later than do parents of singleton babies, according to research presented to the 24th annual meeting of the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology in Barcelona on Monday.
http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2008-07/esfh-pot070608.php

Public Release: 7-Jul-2008
Pediatrics
Newborn vitamin A reduces infant mortality
A single, oral dose of vitamin A, given to infants shortly after birth in the developing world can reduce their risk of death by 15 percent, according to a study conducted by researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. The study is published in the July 2008 edition of the journal Pediatrics.
US Agenc for International Development, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2008-07/jhub-nva070108.php

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