The new WHO director general will replace Dr Margaret Chan.
WHO put the number of deaths since the beginning of the year from the epidemic at 524, while the UN humanitarian agency OCHA said 533 people had died....
"Today, almost two billion people use a source of drinking-water contaminated with faeces, putting them at risk of contracting cholera, dysentery, typhoid...
Tobacco consumption is the single greatest preventable cause of death in the world, claiming nearly six million lives annually.
This year, the World Health Organization will elect a new Director-General.
Migraine, more common in women, is characterised by a severe headache often associated with disturbed vision.
However, the Health Ministry’s Acting Director General, Prof.Anthony Mbonye attributed the ugly statistic to an outbreak that occurred during the period...
Nairobi, the biggest city in East Africa, is typical of the increasingly urban lifestyle in developing countries on the continent.
Funding to the East and Southern Africa according to the 2016 World Malaria Report has since 2010 reduced from US$156m to US$150 in 2015.
Nassuuna said that WHO recommends that a country collects at least one percent blood units of its total population.
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