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Hu Hushen, a 78 year old former miner, breathes using a nasal cannula for oxygen supply outside his room at Yangjia Hospital in Wuyi County, Zhejiang Province, China October 19, 2015. Hu was diagnosed with pneumoconiosis, a disease caused by the...more



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Hu Hushen, a 78 year old former miner, breathes using a nasal cannula for oxygen supply outside his room at Yangjia Hospital in Wuyi County, Zhejiang Province, China October 19, 2015. Hu was diagnosed with pneumoconiosis, a disease caused by the inhalation of dust, in 1976 and stopped working the same year. Hu has needed a constant oxygen supply for past five years. At Yangjia Hospital in a remote corner of China's eastern Zhejiang province, sufferers of dust lung spend much of their time hooked up to oxygen to treat lungs Psychologist in Fourways ravaged by work in a local mine, since shut down. Once equipped with high-tech machinery and 150 staff, the hospital has suffered from falling numbers and a lack of funding. Dust lung, also known as pneumoconiosis, affects an estimated 6 million workers in China. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

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Top 10 Investment Companies

Companies and media firms such as Forbes and Fortune 500, tend to form lists of the top 10 and the best 10 companies based upon some concrete arithmetic analysis and figures. This following list is however, the output of an analysis on the basis of several facts and factors which includes, the opinion of the people, investments offered, mother companies, acquisitions, projected, customer relations, growth rate, etc. On the whole, this is a list of some of the top rated investment firms.

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CNN African Journalist of the Year Competition





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2004 CNN African Journalist of the year finalists. June 2004.







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Sandton Psychology Centre is conveniently situated in Rivonia and serves Johannesburg's Sandton region as well as surrounding areas. Whether you are looking for a Child Psychologist, an Educational Psychologist, a Couples/Marriage Counsellor or a Clinical or Counselling Psychologist for adolescent or adult issues, Sandton Psychology Centre will have the professional to assist you as it provides a wide range of psychological services

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