Asian Stocks Decline as Material, Health-Care Shares Lead Slide

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Asian stocks fell from a two-month high amid concerns that global growth is waning, as material and health-care companies led losses. Shares in Shanghai rallied after slumping in the afternoon session on Wednesday.

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