Items related to World Health Organization

Air pollution in the Delhi suburbs.
Reuters 06 Mar 2017
A quarter of all global deaths of children under five are due to unhealthy or polluted environments including dirty...
Female genital mutilation (FGM)
CNN 07 Feb 2017
When 13-year-old Malika from a dusty village outside Cairo, Egypt turned 11, her mother took her to the doctor late at...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 07 Oct 2016
The number of road accidents in Egypt increases day by day, and the government is unable to find any real solutions for...
AFP 30 Sep 2016
Nine out of 10 people globally are breathing poor quality air, the World Health Organization said Tuesday, calling for...
A female Aedes aegypti mosquito is seen on the forearm of a health technician in a laboratory conducting research on preventing the spread of the Zika virus and other mosquito-borne diseases in Guatemala City, February 4, 2016.
AP 02 Sep 2016
Scientists trying to predict the future path of Zika say that 2.6 billion people living in parts of Asia and Africa...
CNN 24 May 2016
World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Margaret Chan lashed out at family planning and mosquito control...
depression
AFP 30 Apr 2016
People over 54 who suffer from steadily-worsening depression may run a higher risk of developing dementia, according to...
A female Aedes aegypti mosquito is seen on the forearm of a health technician in a laboratory conducting research on preventing the spread of the Zika virus and other mosquito-borne diseases in Guatemala City, February 4, 2016.
Reuters 14 Apr 2016
Scientists in Brazil have uncovered a new brain disorder associated with Zika infections in adults: an autoimmune...
 U.N. convoy of soldiers passes a screen displaying a message on Ebola on a street in Abidjan August 14, 2014.
Reuters 31 Mar 2016
The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared the Ebola emergency over, but action is still needed to fully develop...
Reuters 25 Mar 2016
The Zika virus currently sweeping through the Americas looks to have hitched a ride on a plane into Brazil in 2013 and...