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E.g., 04/26/2018
An article from Voice of America
December 7, 2015 - Les deux derniers cas connus d' Ebola au Liberia ont été déclarés guéris, ont annoncé vendredi 4 décembre les autorités sanitaires.   Les deux patients, le père et le frère d'un adolescent décédé du virus le 23 novembre, sont...
Un article de l'Agence D'Information D'Afrique Central
December 7, 2015 - La table ronde Chine-Afrique a connu la participation de toutes les premières dames membres de l’OPDAS, représentant chacune la sous-région. Ainsi, l’Afrique de l’Ouest a été représentée par le Niger, l’Afrique Australe par le...
An article from the Wall Street Journal
December 7, 2015 - A groundbreaking but controversial new gene-editing technology is accelerating a push to eradicate malaria, with scientists recently identifying two ways to block mosquitoes from transmitting the killer disease.   In a study...
An article from Reuters
December 6, 2015 - The rate of new HIV infections in the U.S. fell over the last decade, but progress wasn't equal for all groups, according to a new government report.   Across the country, new diagnoses of HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, fell...
An article from Front Page Africa
December 4, 2015 - Liberia has discharged its last two known Ebola patients from a treatment center, beginning its third countdown to become free from transmission of the deadly virus, health authorities said Friday. Three cases were reported Nov...
Un artículo de la OMS
December 3, 2015 - Comunicado de prensa 3 de diciembre del 2015 ǀ Ginebra - Casi un tercio (30%) de todas las muertes por enfermedades de transmisión alimentaria se producen en niños menores de 5 años, pese a que los niños de esa edad...
An article from the WHO
December 3, 2015 - 3 DECEMBER 2015 | GENEVA - Almost one third (30%) of all deaths from foodborne diseases are in children under the age of 5 years, despite the fact that they make up only 9% of the global population. This is among the findings of...
Un article de OMS
December 3, 2015 - 3 DÉCEMBRE 2015 ǀ GENÈVE - Près d’un tiers (30%) des décès dus aux maladies d’origine alimentaire concernent des enfants de moins de cinq ans, bien qu’ils ne représentent que 9% de la population mondiale. C’est l’une des...
An article from the WHO
December 3, 2015 - Between 2 and 27 November 2015, the National IHR Focal Point for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia notified WHO of 3 additional cases of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) infection, including 2 deaths. Details of...
An article from AllAfrica
December 3, 2015 - Onochie Isa, the son of Ahmadu Kanduwa was the last case of polio in Nigeria and it has been over one year since Isa was diagnosed with It. Nigeria recently marked one year without any record of polio in the country. Just a...
Un article de Ministre De La Sante et de la Lutte Contre Le Sida en Côte d'Ivoire
December 2, 2015 - L’Organisation Mondiale de la Santé (OMS) vient de déclarer la Cote d’Ivoire libérée de la polio. Et cela, par un courrier du Dr ALLARANGA Yokouidéreprésentant résident de l’OMS en Côte d’Ivoire en date du 30 Novembre 2015...
An article from FierceVaccines
December 2, 2015 - India will join more than 110 countries that have introduced the injectable inactivated polio vaccine (IPV) to their calendars. Sanofi ($SNY) and its Indian affiliate, Shantha Biotechnics, will supply polio vaccines to the...
An article from the CDC
December 2, 2015 - Measles in Disneyland   After an uncharacteristically high number of measles cases in late 2014, the highly publicized California measles outbreak hit the media early this year.  Linked to Disneyland Resort Theme Parks in...
Por el Plan Global de Acción de la OMS
December 1, 2015 - El Plan de Acción Global de Vacunación (GVAP) del 2015 ― auspiciado por los 194 Estados Miembros de la Asamblea Mundial de Salud en Mayo del 2012 - es un marco de referencia para prevenir millones de muertes para el 2020a través...
By WHO
December 1, 2015 - The Global Vaccine Action Plan (GVAP) ― endorsed by the 194 Member States of the World Health Assembly in May 2012 ― is a framework to prevent millions of deaths by 2020 through more equitable access to existing vaccines for...
An article from Reuters
November 30, 2015 - The estimated number of adolescents dying of AIDS in the Asia Pacific region has more than doubled since 2005, experts said on Monday, warning of a "hidden epidemic".   UNICEF urged Asian countries to improve teenagers' access...
An article from Voice of America
November 30, 2015 - The Ebola virus killed about 4,800 people in Liberia but the epidemic had other victims as well.  Clinics and health services around the country shut down during the crisis as fear of Ebola transmission pushed people to stay...
An article from the Washington Post
November 28, 2015 - ALMOST EVERYTHING that could go wrong did go wrong in the world’s early response to the outbreak of the Ebola virus in West Africa in 2014. Before it was over, the virus infected some 28,634 people and claimed more than 11,000...
An article from the Wall Street Journal
November 26, 2015 - Earlier this month, Sierra Leone was finally declared free of Ebola. The celebrations in Freetown and across the country were jubilant, but our victory was bittersweet. So many of our brothers and sisters lost their lives...
An article from the WHO
November 26, 2015 - WHO received notification from the National IHR Focal Point of Iraq of additional laboratory-confirmed cases of cholera.   As of 22 November, a total of 2,810 laboratory-confirmed cases of Vibrio cholerae 01 Inaba had been...

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