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Exposure to Secondhand Smoke in the Americas.  A Human Rights Perspective Exposure to Secondhand Smoke in the Americas. A Human Rights Perspective

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Health is fundamental to human well-being and social and economic development. It is in recognition of this fact that the right to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of health and the right to physical, mental and moral integrity are enshrined in many international human rights instruments. Yet health is not always at the forefront of human rights discussions and, conversely, public health agencies too infrequently consider the human rights dimensions of their work.

Mental Health Legislation and Human Rights Mental Health Legislation and Human Rights

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Human Rights and Health: Older persons Human Rights and Health: Older persons

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The enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of health is one of the fundamental rights of every human being without distinction of race, religion, political belief, economic or social condition. —Preamble to the Constitution of the World Health Organization.

JULIA’S ABANDONMENT

Human Rights and Health: Persons living with HIV AIDS Human Rights and Health: Persons living with HIV AIDS

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The enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of health is one of the fundamental rights of every human being without distinction of race, religion, political belief, economic or social condition. —Preamble to the Constitution of the World Health Organization.

JUAN FIGHTS FOR HIS RIGHTS

Human Rights  and Health: Persons with Disabilities Human Rights and Health: Persons with Disabilities

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The enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of health is one of the fundamental rights of every human being without distinction of race, religion, political belief, economic or social condition. -Preamble to the Constitution of the World Health Organization

NOAH’S TRIALS*

Human Rights and Health:  Indigenous Peoples Human Rights and Health: Indigenous Peoples

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The enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of health is one of the fundamental rights of every human being without distinction of race, religion, political belief, economic or social condition. —Preamble to the Constitution of the World Health Organization.

AN INDIGENOUS COMMUNITY FIGHTS FOR ITS RIGHTS

Human Rights and Health: Persons exposed to second-hand tobacco smoke Human Rights and Health: Persons exposed to second-hand tobacco smoke

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The enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of health is one of the fundamental rights of every human being without distinction of race, religion, political belief, economic or social condition. —Preamble to the Constitution of the World Health Organization.

HEATHER’S DEATH

Human Rights and Health: Persons with Mental Disabilities Human Rights and Health: Persons with Mental Disabilities

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The enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of health is one of the fundamental rights of every human being without distinction of race, religion, political belief, economic or social condition. —Preamble to the Constitution of the World Health Organization.

Victor’s Death

Supporting the Implementation of Mental Health Policies in the Americas: A Human Rights Law-Based Approach Supporting the Implementation of Mental Health Policies in the Americas: A Human Rights Law-Based Approach

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Date added: 10/19/2010
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New PAHO tool on Human Rights:
Findings, Trends, and Targets for Public Health Action: A Human Rights Law based Approach

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