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New York, Sept 6 (JEN): The World Health Organization (WHO) on Thursday welcomed Facebook’s pledge to ensure users can separate fact from fiction when it comes to vaccines, across its platforms from Facebook Search, to Groups, Pages and forums. more
‘Complacency’ a factor in stagnating global vaccination rates, warn UN health chiefs

New York, July 16 (JEN): More than one in 10 children – almost 20 million worldwide – failed to receive potentially lifesaving vaccines in 2018, the UN said on Monday, citing ...

Walk, cycle, dance and play – UN health agency recommends new action plan for good health

New York: One-in-five adults and 80 per cent of adolescents worldwide are not getting enough exercise, according to the World Health Organization (WHO), which on Monday launched a new act ...

With innovative strategy, UN health agency launches new offensive against vector-borne diseases

New York, June 2(Just Earth News): Spread of the Zika virus disease and emerging threat of dengue and chikungunya were the result of weak mosquito control policies adopted nearly half a cent ...

UN health agency to examine lower-cost ‘biosimilar’ drugs to expand access to cancer treatment

New York, May 5 (Just Earth News): As a step towards making some of the most expensive treatments for cancer more widely available in low- and middle-income countries, the World Health Org ...