To increase access and strengthen the capacity of emergency lifesaving health care services focusing on outbreak response for epidemic-prone and vaccine-preventable diseases, World Health Organization (WHO) has been procuring, storing and distributing medical emergency kits to support humanitarian response in South Sudan.
A vaccine given to girls to protect them against a virus that causes cervical cancer is a ‘critical’ health tool and access to it should be scaled up as swiftly as possible, especially in poorer countries, cancer experts said on Monday.
Europe must guarantee migrants better access to health care, the World Health Organization urged Monday in its first report on the health of new arrivals to the old continent, where accessibility varies broadly.
The World Health Organization (WHO) will open a regional environment and health center in Seoul in May to identify environmental and health risks and provide advice to governments in the Asia-Pacific region, the South Korean environment ministry here said Tuesday.
The spread of polio must still be classified as a public health emergency because, while progress has been made towards wiping out the disease, that progress is fragile, the World Health Organization (WHO) said.
Representative of World Health Organization (WHO) in Iran Dr. Christoph Hamelmann, by attending a three-day (November 14-16, 2018) international congress on ‘Health for Peace’ in Shiraz, highlighted the organization’s mission to promote health and keep the world safe by serving, particularly, the vulnerable in time of conflicts and sanctions.
Chinese executive, Miao Qing, spitted into a specially designed container, destined for a lab where her saliva will be analyzed and sequenced, offering an insight into her genetic makeup and — more importantly — her ancestry.