#WHO

  • Article: The First Case of Coronavirus Has Been Identified in the United States

    The First Case of Coronavirus Has Been Identified in the United States

    By Catherine Caruso|Jan. 22, 2020

    The coronavirus outbreak in China has killed 17 people. Read more

  • Article: These Are the 13 Most Pressing Global Health Issues This Decade

    These Are the 13 Most Pressing Global Health Issues This Decade

    By Catherine Caruso|Jan. 16, 2020

    The World Health Organization released a list of health issues to be addressed in the next 10 years. Read more

  • Article: Low-Income Countries Now Have Access to Affordable Life-Saving Breast Cancer Drug

    Low-Income Countries Now Have Access to Affordable Life-Saving Breast Cancer Drug

    By Leah Rodriguez|Dec. 20, 2019

    Trastuzumab is an essential medicine for about 20% of breast cancers. Read more

  • Article: Liverpool’s Goalkeeper Alisson Becker Wants You to Know Something Extremely Important About Vaccines
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    Liverpool’s Goalkeeper Alisson Becker Wants You to Know Something Extremely Important About Vaccines

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Dec. 19, 2019

    Alisson Becker and his wife Dr. Natália Becker have a lifesaving message. Read more

  • Article: Millions of Workers in Developing Countries Are Risking Their Lives to Provide Safe Sanitation

    Millions of Workers in Developing Countries Are Risking Their Lives to Provide Safe Sanitation

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 21, 2019

    The WHO released a new report exposing the dangers of the often invisible, life-saving work. Read more

  • Article: Lack of Access to a Range of Family Planning Options Leads to More Unplanned Pregnancies: Report

    Lack of Access to a Range of Family Planning Options Leads to More Unplanned Pregnancies: Report

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 29, 2019

    The WHO released a new report that investigates contraception use in 36 low-middle income countries. Read more

  • Article: More Than 1 in 3 Women in These Countries Are Mistreated During Childbirth: Study

    More Than 1 in 3 Women in These Countries Are Mistreated During Childbirth: Study

    By Jacky Habib|Oct. 10, 2019

    The study shows 59% of women in lower-income countries received vaginal examinations without consent Read more

  • Article: Why This Health Organization Is Calling to Lift Ebola Vaccine Limits in the DRC

    Why This Health Organization Is Calling to Lift Ebola Vaccine Limits in the DRC

    By Jacky Habib|Oct. 10, 2019

    MSF says increasing vaccine supplies and access could help contain the outbreak. Read more