By Susan Scutti | Thu, 10/17/2013 - 09:46
Outside air pollution is a leading cause of a cancer and a major health risk in general, WHO concluded in a report.
By Anthony Rivas | Mon, 07/01/2013 - 21:18
The World Health Organization says that by starting treatment earlier, HIV patients will be able to "live longer, healthier lives."
By Christie Rizk | Thu, 05/23/2013 - 18:48
WHO officials say scientists worldwide should be sharing information on the recent spread of coronavirus, not looking to profit from their work.
By Susan Scutti | Wed, 05/15/2013 - 13:43
Although 2013 statistics show a narrowing gap between countries with the best and worst overall health status, WHO's director-general is not entirely optimistic.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Sat, 05/11/2013 - 14:27
French Health Minister Marisol Touraine announced Saturday that 3 of the 5 people suspected to have come in contact with coronavirus-infected patient do not have the disease.
By Sabrina Bachai | Wed, 05/08/2013 - 12:57
France sees its first case of the coronavirus.
By Makini Brice | Wed, 12/19/2012 - 15:17
In an unprecedented string of attacks, eight female health workers have been killed by gunmen on motorcycles within 48 hours in Pakistan.
By Makini Brice | Fri, 11/23/2012 - 13:47
Ten years ago, WHO developed a policy that targeted the strains of tuberculosis that were easiest to cure. That policy, however, gave rise to the deadliest and most drug-resistant strains.