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Britain Health Inventions

In this photo taken Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2011, designer Andrew Carr poses for photographs with one of his hearing-aid prototypes for sub-Saharan Africa at the Institution of Mechanical Engineers in London. A bit of creativity never hurts, especially when it comes to solving health problems in developing countries. Instead of the usual donated medicines and health equipment, some experts are inventing new products for the poor, like a solar-powered hearing aid or a motorcycle ambulance. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)