UN Ebola Mission Winds Down, WHO Takes Reins in West Africa
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UN Ebola Mission Winds Down, WHO Takes Reins in West Africa

MARIA CHENG, Associated Press Medical Writer RAPHAEL SATTER, Associated Press Medical Writer LONDON (AP) —…

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WHO Says Too Few Countries Taxing Tobacco Products Enough
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WHO Says Too Few Countries Taxing Tobacco Products Enough

TERESA CEROJANO, Associated Press MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Taxing cigarettes up to 75 percent of…

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WHO to Begin Large-Scale Testing of Ebola Vaccine in Guinea
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WHO to Begin Large-Scale Testing of Ebola Vaccine in Guinea

MARIA CHENG, AP Medical Writer LONDON (AP) — The World Health Organization will start large-scale…

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UN: World Eating Too Much Sugar; Cut to 5-10 Percent of Diet
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UN: World Eating Too Much Sugar; Cut to 5-10 Percent of Diet

MARIA CHENG, AP Medical Writer LONDON (AP) — New guidelines from the World Health Organization…

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2 Leading Ebola Vaccines Appear Safe, Further Tests Starting
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2 Leading Ebola Vaccines Appear Safe, Further Tests Starting

By MARIA CHENG AP Medical Writer The World Health Organization says the two leading Ebola vaccines appear…

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WHO: One Million People Wounded, Diseases Spreading in Syria
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WHO: One Million People Wounded, Diseases Spreading in Syria

  (Reuters) – One million people have been wounded during Syria‘s civil war and diseases are…

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After Botching Ebola, WHO to Pick New Africa Boss
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After Botching Ebola, WHO to Pick New Africa Boss

MARIA CHENG, AP Medical Writer LONDON (AP) — After acknowledging that it bungled the response…

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Africa: Scientists Question 21-Day Quarantine Period for Ebola
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Africa: Scientists Question 21-Day Quarantine Period for Ebola

  (AllAfrica.com) – A new study “On the Quarantine Period for Ebola Virus” published, last…

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WHO: Nigeria’s Ebola Outbreak is Officially Over
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WHO: Nigeria’s Ebola Outbreak is Officially Over

Bashir Adigun and Maria Cheng, ASSOCIATED PRESS   ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — The World Health…

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‘Performance-Enhancing Drug’ Could Reduce Preterm Birth Brain Abnormality
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‘Performance-Enhancing Drug’ Could Reduce Preterm Birth Brain Abnormality

(Medical News Today) – The World Health Organization (WHO) reports that an estimated 15 million…

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