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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...
Mohamed Mostafa 09 Dec 2014
Egypt maintained a clean malaria record in 2013, the World Health Organization said Tuesday in a report that detected a...
Health workers in protective gear stand at the entrance of the Ebola treatment unit of the John F. Kennedy Medical Center in the Liberian capital Monrovia on October 13, 2014
AFP 15 Oct 2014
A second health worker in Texas has tested positive for Ebola, officials said Wednesday, in a new contamination far...
A worker from St Mary's Lacor hospital disinfects villagers during an earlier Ebola outbreak in Uganda. Seven doctors and 13 health workers at Kampala's Mulago hospital are in quarantine after "at least one or two cases" were taken there, with one later dying from the virus.
Reuters 14 Oct 2014
The number of Ebola cases in a vast outbreak in West Africa will go over 9,000 this week and the epidemic is still...
A volunteer health worker practises using a personal protective equipment (PPE) suit at a newly-constructed Ebola virus treatment centre in Monrovia, Liberia, September 21, 2014.
AFP 23 Sep 2014
The number of Ebola infections will triple to 20,000 by November, soaring by the thousands every week if efforts are...
Health workers wearing protective clothing prepare to carry an abandoned dead body presenting with Ebola symptoms at Duwala market in Monrovia, 17 August 2014.
AFP 10 Sep 2014
Health workers reported Wednesday being overwhelmed by new Ebola cases at the epicentre of an outbreak described as an...
A worker from St Mary's Lacor hospital disinfects villagers during an earlier Ebola outbreak in Uganda. Seven doctors and 13 health workers at Kampala's Mulago hospital are in quarantine after "at least one or two cases" were taken there, with one later dying from the virus.
MENA 26 Aug 2014
The Egyptian Foreign Ministry warned citizens on Tuesday from traveling to countries located in western...