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Patra et al publish a new systematic review and meta-analysis of second hand smoke and TB
Registrar General of India report publishes the Causes of Death in India for 2004-6
To help the living, study the dead: we will analyze the world’s biggest health problems by investigating causes of death.
BMJ covers CGHR’s signature study the MDS, offering an in-depth explanation of the study.
Slate covers the Indian Million Death Study in a interview with CGHR founding director Dr. Prabhat Jha.
A novel geospatial look at tobacco and alcohol use across Indian districts produces a fine grain analysis
From the BBC World Service Health Check ongoing series The Truth about Life and Death by Claudia Hammond
40 cent per pack increase from tobacco tax is a good start, but the government can do more to avoid early deaths.
Dr. Jha offers 6 recommendations for India’s new government to improve the health of all Indians
Globe and Mail op ed: 3 ways Canada can improve the health of new moms and kids through a big investment in Big Data and health
NYTimes World writes about the very human stories behind the process of gathering verbal autopsies for the Million Death Study
The goals, progress, and direction of CGHR’s Million Death Study are profiled by theinternational.org