Yi Du

Yi Du is a multimedia journalist who has a master's degree from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and specializes in data analysis and business reporting. She has a B.A. in English from Beijing Jiaotong University and was an exchange student at Bridgewater State College in Massachusetts.
October 13, 2013 
Blood pressure taken in Buenos Aires
Regardless of a country’s wealth, cardiovascular diseases and cancers are the most common cause of death for women over age 50, says a new report from the World Health Organization. In developing countries, these deaths occur at earlier ages than in the rich world. Moreover, tobacco-related deaths in certain Western countries have doubled for …

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