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Hunger May Lead to Global Deaths of 10,000 Children Every Month: WHO Chief

The Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO), Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, warned on Wednesday that growing hunger can result in an estimated global death...

Covid-19 Pandemic Affected Mental Health of Millions of People: WHO Chief

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO), said that the ongoing global Covid-19 pandemic has affected the mental health of...

Children Over 12 Years of Age Should Wear Masks: WHO

The World Health Organization (WHO) has issued guidance saying children over the age of 12 should wear masks, in line with recommended practice for...

Coronavirus Pandemic Could be Over Within Two Years: WHO Chief

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO), said that the ongoing global coronavirus pandemic could be over within two years. Addressing...

Young People not at High Risk of Severe Disease During Covid-19 Pandemic: WHO Chief

Although most young people are not at high risk of severe disease during the Covid-19 pandemic, they play an important role in the collective...

Covid-19 Vaccine to be Ready Within One Year: WHO Chief

Scientists predict the world may have a Covid-19 vaccine within one year or even a few months earlier, said the Director-General of the World...

Covid-19 Pandemic is Growing as Lockdowns Ease Worldwide, Says WHO

The World Health Organization says the Covid-19 pandemic is still growing even as countries start to ease lockdowns and other restrictions. "The epidemic is now...

Greatest Threat we Face Now is Lack of Global Solidarity, Leadership: WHO Head

The head of the World Health Organization (WHO) said Monday the coronavirus pandemic is being politicized and that a lack of global leadership to...

Covid-19 First Wave Not Over Yet, Experts Dismiss Talk of Second COVID Wave

While some health experts warn of what they call a second wave of COVID-19 this fall, others say the United States — and some...

WHO Urges Balance Between Protection Against COVID-19 and Minimizing Social, Economic Damage

World Health Organization (WHO) urged a delicate balance between protection against COVID-19 and minimizing social, economic damage therewith, as global daily new cases keeps...

Number of Global COVID-19 Cases Continue to Rise

The number of global COVID-19 cases continues to rise. There are more than 8.7 million global infections. With more than 2.2 million cases, the...

WHO Sees ‘Green Shoots of Hope’ as Pandemic Continues

The World Health Organization (WHO) said Wednesday that while nations must continue to fight the spread of COVID-19, it sees what it calls “green...

WHO “Especially Concerned” About Impact of COVID-19

The World Health Organization (WHO) said it is "especially concerned" about the impact of COVID-19 on women, children and adolescents as per COVID-19 Information...

WHO Advises Wider Use of Medical Face Masks to Curb COVID-19

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Friday updated its guidance on the use of masks for control of COVID-19, advising all people aged 60...

Equal Distribution of Tools is the Ultimate Measure of Success in COVID Battle: WHO Director-General

World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said that the ultimate measure of success in fighting COVID-19 will not be how fast the...

UN Chief Calls For More Political Commitment on Non-Communicable Diseases

Seven in 10 people worldwide die from cardiovascular diseases, cancer, diabetes and chronic lung diseases, according to a study published in The Lancet earlier this month. These diseases...

World Health Organization Preparing For Some Significant Modifications

The World Health Organization's annual conference ended on a high note Saturday, with the organization's director general praising delegates for giving him a strong...

WHO launches a new global effort to end TB by 2030

Delegates from 114 countries have agreed to take urgent action to end tuberculosis (TB) by 2030, the WHO said. The announcement on Friday came as...

WHO’s newly Elected Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus stresses on Health as Human Right

Geneva, May 25, 2017: Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the World Health Organization’s newly elected director-general, says health as a human right is at the core of...

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