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WHO issues guidelines for acute malnutrition kids

The World Health Organization (WHO) has released new treatment guidelines for the almost 20 million children under-five worldwide who have severe acute malnutrition.   Severe acute malnutrition is when children suffer severe w

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Global health workforce shortage to reach 12.9m

The world will be short of 12.9 million healthcare workers by 2035; today, that figure stands at 7.2 million, according to a report released by the World Health Organization (WHO). The report, A Universal Truth: No health without

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WHO confirms 4 more cases of Middle East virus

Three more people in Saudi Arabia have become infected with the Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) coronavirus and one has died, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said yesterday, and it also confirmed the first MERS case in Oman.

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Coronavirus not global emergency says WHO

The Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS) is not a "public health emergency of international concern", the emergency committee of the World Health Organization said. Its 15 international experts issued a un

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New virus can cause fatal breathing problem

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has issued a global alert about the emergence of a new virus that was previously unknown in humans and can cause a potentially fatal acute respiratory infection. The virus belongs to a family ca

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Polycom in virtual e-hospital tieup

Polycom, a leader in unified communications and International Virtual e-Hospital (IVeH) have partnered on a new model that enables medical experts to collaborate via video and share expertise across 35 healthcare and academic instit

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TB blood tests faulty, must be stopped: WHO

The World Health Organisation (WHO) called on Wednesday for an immediate halt to the use of blood tests to detect active tuberculosis, saying they were faulty and leave millions of people at risk. Production of the test kits, WHO officials

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HIV treatment reaching 6.6m people says WHO

An estimated 6.6 million people in low- and middle-income countries were receiving antiretroviral therapy (ART) for HIV/AIDS at the end of 2010, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Of this, an estimated 420 000–460 000 were c

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WHO warns against drug resistance

Drug resistance is becoming more severe and many infections are no longer easily cured, leading to prolonged and expensive treatment and greater risk of death, WHO has warned on World Health Day (April 7). Under the theme "Combat Drug Resi

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WHO releases 'Top 30' medicines list

The World Health Organization's (WHO) has released the first ever list of priority medicines that countries should have to save the lives of mothers and children. The top 30 priority list was compiled by experts in maternal and child

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