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A nurse examines a patient while a doctor checks it through the... News PhotoClinic,Doctor,Examining,Fukuoka Prefecture,Healthcare And Medicine,Horizontal,Human Interest,Japan,Kitakyushu,Medical Exam,Nurse,Patient,Science and Technology,Social Issues,Social ServicesPhotographer Collection: The Asahi Shimbun 2013 The Asahi ShimbunKITAKYUSHU, JAPAN - JUNE 20: (CHINA OUT, SOUTH KOREA OUT) A nurse examines a patient while a doctor checks it through the monitor at a clinic in isolated Ainoshima island on June 20, 2013 in Kitakyushu, Fukuoka, Japan. The island is 12 kilometers away from Kyushu mainland and no doctor stays. The live video phone system connecting the clinic and hospitals in mainland helps examine patients of the island where one-third of residents are over 65-year-old. (Photo by The Asahi Shimbun via Getty Images)