Health

Africa today heads into the last mile to be free of wild polio

Africa today heads into the last mile to be free of wild...

Certification that the WHO African Region is free of wild polio is expected in early...

‘No Time to Lose’ Says Newly Appointed UN Ebola Response Coordinator

‘No Time to Lose’ Says Newly Appointed UN Ebola Response...

The epidemic has claimed more than 1,200 lives and threatens to spread to other...

The Most Worthy Cause For Investment: Saving Lives

The Most Worthy Cause For Investment: Saving Lives

Such a place is where most of my family and thousands of their compatriots still...

The President of the Republic of Cabo Verde Opens Second WHO Africa Health Forum

The President of the Republic of Cabo Verde Opens Second...

He told participants about the significant progress that Cabo Verde has made towards...

Committee on the Rights of Persons With Disabilities Reviews the Report of Senegal

Committee on the Rights of Persons With Disabilities Reviews...

Senegal had adopted the Social Orientation Act on the promotion and protection of...

New Survey Results Indicate That Nigeria Has an HIV Prevalence of 1.4%

New Survey Results Indicate That Nigeria Has an HIV Prevalence...

Expanded data collection and analysis provides better understanding of HIV epidemic...

Why Women Are a Force for Good in the Climate Change Movement

Why Women Are a Force for Good in the Climate Change Movement

Environmental degradation and issues such as plastic pollution and poor waste management...

Building a Blood Supply in South Sudan Means Breaking Down Cultural and Structural Barriers

Building a Blood Supply in South Sudan Means Breaking Down...

South Sudan should be collecting an estimated 120,000 units for its population of...

Bringing Women and Girls Closer to Dignified Menstrual Health Management

Bringing Women and Girls Closer to Dignified Menstrual...

The cost of some brands of sanitary pads immediately fell and further price reductions...

Asthma Prevention Boot Camp 

Asthma Prevention Boot Camp 

Remember…communicate with your families healthcare team before making any changes. 

Coo-Coo for Coconuts Part I!

Coo-Coo for Coconuts Part I!

 Lets get to some other health and nutritional benefits of the almighty COCONUT...

“A Society Free of Discrimination” Campaign

“A Society Free of Discrimination” Campaign

The main aim of the campaign is to shed light on the stigma and discrimination faced...

Female Muslim Preachers Call for Women’s Rights, Contraception in Niger

Female Muslim Preachers Call for Women’s Rights, Contraception...

Contraception could help save lives, enabling women to avoid or delay pregnancy...

UN Says Pregnant, Nursing Women Can Now Be Given Ebola Vaccine

UN Says Pregnant, Nursing Women Can Now Be Given Ebola...

Reversing an earlier decision, the World Health Organization (WHO) now recommends...