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Home is a documentary directed by Yann Arthus-Bertrand. The film was released on June 5, 2009 simultaneously in theaters around the world, on DVD and on YouTube (with a shorter edition). Being released simultaneously in 50 countries set a new record, as no film had ever achieved such a feat.
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Pharmaceutical dependency. In whose hands is our health?

The lack of international supply of pertussis vaccines affects the pentavalent and trivalent doses used for other diseases in the childhood vaccination schedule, according to the Interterritorial Council of the Spanish National Health System. Last year, GlaxoSmithKline ( GSK), one of the pharmaceutical companies responsible for its production, also had difficulty providing vaccines against meningitis.
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We will need a year of 221 days and three planets to survive

By Enildo Iglesias On August 8, the Global Footprint Network organization reported that we have just consumed all the Earth's resources for this year. This day has been called by the aforementioned organization "Earth Excess Day", noting that it occurs earlier and earlier. Forty years ago, November 19 arrived, 20 years later, October 4, August 13 last year and, as we have seen, this year we advance the fatal date by five days.
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The new psychiatry: fewer drugs, more holistic approaches

Psychiatry deals with drugs. The alternative is a holistic approach that integrates them into processes of growth and personal significance. Psychosis, depression, bipolarity, anxiety, hyperactivity ... Mental disorders or psychiatric illnesses are already in Spain the second cause of sick leave and the third group of illnesses in health spending after cancer and cardiovascular disease.
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The new international food (mis) order

By Agustín Morán In developed countries, food problems are no longer linked to a shortage of food, to depend on its excess and harmfulness. From this paradox arises a radical question: Why do hunger, obesity and epidemics seem as negative as they are inevitable? Starting in 1960, the "modernization" of the Spanish economy led to substantial modifications in our food model and our consumption patterns.
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