No woman should die in pregnancy and childbirth!
No woman should die in pregnancy and childbirth
Peter M Abraham
Elder Iboro Ekobo
Abdulfatah Suleiman
The lives of nearly 3 million newborns and mothers could be saved each year. This is how
The lives of nearly 3 million newborns and mothers could be saved each year This is how
Kanshemire Ezera
Donna Ryan
Ohenenana Afia Frema Addy
What is people-centred care? And why does it matter?
Our new video explains!
Caryn Colombo
Johann Grobler
Igor Roversi
Health is essential for people to reach their full potential.
WHO is a driving force for a healthier world.
Santu Chatterjee
Cynthia Perrine
Adam Galicia
Every year, 2.7 million babies die in the first 28 days of life.
We can prevent many deaths with high-quality care.
Every year 27 million babies die in the first 28 days of life
Santu Chatterjee
Estelle Fouda
Sadaf Almas
DYK: Sunbeds expose users to ultraviolet radiation & has been driving up the incidence of skin cancers.
Sunbed use has been estimated to be responsible for more than 450,000 non-melanoma skin cancer cases & more than 10,000 melanoma cases each year in the U.S., Europe & Australia
Sunbeds, sunlamps, tanning booths emit harmful levels of ultraviolet radiation that can be at least as intense as...
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DYK Sunbeds expose users to ultraviolet radiation has been driving up the
Olga Nunn
Jennie Adcock
Kanshemire Ezera
Selam Habmit El Mustafa came to Turkey more than a year ago from Idlib, Syria. After being treated at a refugee health centre in Turkey, she has decided that she wants to be a doctor one day, too: “I want to heal all the children who get wounded or fall ill during the war.”
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Today is World Refugee Day. WHO is enabling Syrian doctors and nurses to provide health services for refugees in Turkey. "With this project, we felt like doctors for the first time in two years. We felt like doctors again" said Dr Mohammed.
UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency
Ricco Hall
Reuben Sithagu
During a heatwave:
-Keep your home cool
-Keep out of the heat
-Keep the body cool and hydrated
During a heatwave Keep your home cool Keep out of the heat
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Pavankumar Todkar
Thisara Perera
Around 235 million people currently suffer from asthma. It is a common disease among children, characterized by recurrent attacks of breathlessness and wheezing.
Around 235 million people currently suffer from asthma It is a common

Asthma

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Health Empowerment and Livelihood Promotion Initiative
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Kanshemire Ezera
Bibi Zahida Wakman
De Mengistu
Carolien Hoogenboom
ICYMI: New WHO Essential Medicines List with new advice on use of antibiotics; adds medicines for hepatitis C, HIV, tuberculosis, cancer.
WHO Essential Medicines List is used by many countries to ⬆ access to medicines & guide decisions which should be available for their population.
ICYMI New WHO Essential Medicines List with new advice on use of

WHO updates essential medicines list with new advice on use of antibiotics, and adds medicines for hepatitis C, HIV, tuberculosis and cancer

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Reynaldo Toriano
Ng Don
Air pollution causes 1 in 9 deaths. It is the biggest environmental health crisis we face.
Air pollution causes 1 in 9 deaths It is the biggest environmental health crisis we face
Simon Francis
Gregor Kos
Health Professional Radio
Around 1 in 6 older adults experience some form of abuse, a figure higher than previously estimated and predicted to rise as populations age worldwide.
Say NO to elder abuse!
Around 1 in 6 older adults experience some form of abuse a
Sun Lai
Malvika Yadav
Sameh Mohamed
WHO launches "Open WHO" a series of video courses on epidemics, pandemics and health emergencies, available for everyone, anytime, anywhere.
WHO launches Open WHO a series of video courses on epidemics pandemics

Welcome to OpenWHO

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Yanjmaa Binderiya
Tulsi Magar
Saleem Asghar
Today is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day.
1 in 6 older adults have been abused in the past year. Recognize the different forms of elder abuse.
Today is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
Ann Ferguson
Bishnu Prasad Gautam
Elder Iboro Ekobo
FACT: Blood transfusion saves lives and improves health.
FACT: Blood transfusion saves lives and improves health

10 facts on blood transfusion

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Suraj Pandey
Jaffer Ismail
Alexander M Gonzalez
Today is World Blood Donor Day.
Blood cannot be manufactured – blood donations save lives.
Give blood.
Give now.
Give often.
Today is World Blood Donor Day Blood cannot be manufactured blood donations
Ricco Hall
Gustavo Silva
Peter Caluyo Cantor
Today is World Blood Donor Day.
Blood transfusion saves lives and improves health, but many patients requiring transfusion do not have timely access to safe blood.
Give blood.
Give now.
Give often.
Today is World Blood Donor Day Blood transfusion saves lives and improves
Shashika Joseph
S Kharthikeyan Shunmugam
Khamsavuay Keokhounying
Today is World Blood Donor Day.
Don't wait until disaster strikes.
Give Blood.
Give Now.
Give Often.
Leif Landgreen
Gummadi Raju
Sarah Jones