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Counselling and dieting among new UN health agency guidelines on child obesity
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Tuesday, 03 October 2017
Counselling and dieting among new UN health agency guidelines on child obesity
An estimated 41 million children under five years old are obese or overweight, United Nations health experts warned today, launching new guidelines to tackle what they call a global epidemic.Read Full Article ...
 
UN and partners aim to slash 90 per cent of cholera deaths by 2030
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Monday, 02 October 2017
UN and partners aim to slash 90 per cent of cholera deaths by 2030
A taskforce of United Nations and international partner agencies is gearing up to launch an ambitious new strategy to combat cholera – aiming to reduce deaths ...
 
HIV-related stigma, discrimination prevent people from accessing health services – UN
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Monday, 02 October 2017
HIV-related stigma, discrimination prevent people from accessing health services – UN
People living with HIV who experience high levels of stigma are more than twice as likely to delay enrolment into care than people who do not perceive such sti...
 
Some 25 million unsafe abortions occur each year, UN health agency warns
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Thursday, 28 September 2017
Some 25 million unsafe abortions occur each year, UN health agency warns
About 25 million unsafe abortions, accounting for 45 per cent of all abortions, occurred every year from 2010 to 2014 worldwide, with 97 per cent of those unsa...
 
On World Day, UN announces global initiative to end deaths from dog-transmitted rabies by 2030
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Thursday, 28 September 2017
On World Day, UN announces global initiative to end deaths from dog-transmitted rabies by 2030
The largest global anti-rabies initiative to end human deaths from dog-transmitted rabies by 2030 was announced, today, World Rabies Day, making it a priority ...
 
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  • Dura aterragem na Venezuela
    A Venezuela está à beira do precipício. A ação concertada ainda pode evitar a sua queda. Mas quanto mais se atrase, mais venezuelanos morrerão por falta de medicamentos, pela má nutrição ou pela violência.
  • South China Sea Ruling Sweeps Away Diplomatic Ambiguities
    Tuesday?s ruling by the International Tribunal on the Law of the Sea has bought a little clarity to the problems in the South China Sea, but it has not made solving the underlying problems significantly...
  • China Hardens Position on South China Sea
    China has taken a leap towards clarifying its claims in the South China Sea, but in a direction that could intensify frictions.
  • Erdo?an?s Pyrrhic victory
    Paradoxes have always abounded in the relationship between the Turkish military and the country?s politicians. Turkey?s armed forces ? or factions within them ? have justified their repeated interventions in politics with claims that they...
  • Venezuela?s hard landing
    Venezuela is on the edge of the precipice. Concerted action may yet pull it back. But the longer it is delayed, the more Venezuelans will die from lack of medicines, malnutrition or violence.