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Reuters 23 Jun 2015
The threat to human health from climate change is so great that it could undermine the last 50 years of gains in...
Reuters 10 Jun 2015
A joint South Korean-World Health Organization mission studying an outbreak of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS)...
childbirth operation
Al-Masry Al-Youm 06 Jun 2015
“She needs to be taken quickly to the hospital and given blood,” said the doctor to Khaled when his wife...
Kenzo Tribouillard, AFP file picture| Guinean Red Cross workers wearing protective suits carry the corpse of a victim of Ebola in Macenta on November 21, 2014
 
AP 09 May 2015
Liberia is now free of Ebola after going 42 days - twice the maximum incubation period for the deadly disease - without...
Obesity
Reuters 06 May 2015
Health data released on Wednesday provided the clearest evidence to date of the spread of chronic diseases like...
Depression pills
AFP 01 May 2015
The world is doing far too little to combat the misuse of antibiotics which is fuelling drug resistance and allowing...
The World Health Organisation (WHO) headquarters are pictured in Geneva April 27, 2009.
Mai Mohsen 22 Apr 2015
In a statement on Tuesday, he World Health Organization (WHO) warned the international community of the imminent...
‘smart’ syringes 
 
Heba Helmy 23 Feb 2015
Employing the same needle or syringe to give injections to more than one person is one of the principal attributors...
AFP 19 Feb 2015
The World Health Organization on Thursday urged countries to invest billions of dollars to tackle 17 neglected tropical...
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), from 2003 through until October 2, 2014, there have been 668 laboratory-confirmed human cases of H5N1 infection officially reported from 16 countries. (File photo: Reuters)
 
Mai Mohsen 17 Dec 2014
An Egyptian woman died on Wednesday of bird flu bringing the number of deaths of bird flu tonine cases since the...