Monday, February 19, 2018

Q: What are the key health dangers for children, and what is WHO doing to address them? A: Nearly 6.9 million children under the age...

About 20−40% of global health spending is wasted. How can countries be more efficient? The world health report 2010 – Health systems financing: the path...

A damning parliamentary report has concluded that health officials have 'failed brain tumour patients for decades'            Persistent headaches are being ignored by sufferers despite the fact they...

Gastro-oesophageal reflux is a condition that affects up to half of all babies under three months of age. It can happen multiple times a day, particularly...

A: From 2000 until 2050, the world's population aged 60 and over will more than triple from 600 million to 2 billion. Most of...

Q: What is WHO doing to help developing countries respond to food safety issues? A: Recent trends in global food production, processing, distribution, and preparation...

A: Although relatively few people have heard of it, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) kills on average one person every 10 seconds. COPD is not...

What are the early indications of age related hearing loss (presbycusis)? In the initial stages, a person with hearing loss may have difficulty in understanding...

Q: What are the health consequences of being overweight? A: The latest WHO projections indicate that at least one in three of the world's adult...

Q: Why is it so important that countries support and implement the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control? How can they make a difference...