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  • Common men's health threats: heart disease, cancer and sexual dysfunctions.
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  • How to control your weight and burn more calories that you take in.

Health News

WHO issues new guidance on HIV self-testing ahead of World AIDS Day

Posted on Tuesday, November 29, 2016

In advance of World AIDS Day, WHO has released new guidelines on HIV self-testing to improve access to and uptake of HIV diagnosis.

9th Global conference on health promotion: Global leaders agree to promote health in order to achieve Sustainable Development Goals

Posted on Monday, November 21, 2016

Leaders from governments and United Nations organizations, city chiefs, and health experts from around the world today made 2 landmark commitments to promote public health and eradicate poverty.

Eastern Aleppo without any hospitals for more than 250,000 residents

Posted on Sunday, November 20, 2016

More than 250,000 men, women, and children living in Eastern Aleppo are now without access to hospital care following attacks on the remaining hospitals over the last week. According to reports to WHO from the Organization’s partners in Syria, there are currently no hospitals functioning in the besieged area of the city.

Fifth meeting of the Emergency Committee under the International Health Regulations (2005) regarding microcephaly, other neurological disorders and Zika virus

Posted on Friday, November 18, 2016

Fifth meeting of the Emergency Committee under the International Health Regulations (2005) regarding microcephaly, other neurological disorders and Zika virus

WHO welcomes global health funding for malaria vaccine

Posted on Thursday, November 17, 2016

The world’s first malaria vaccine will be rolled out in pilot projects in sub-Saharan Africa, WHO confirmed today. Funding is now secured for the initial phase of the programme and vaccinations are due to begin in 2018.

The vaccine, known as RTS,S, acts against P. falciparum, the most deadly malaria parasite globally, and the most prevalent in Africa. Advanced clinical trials have shown RTS,S to provide partial protection against malaria in young children.