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World Health Organisation slammed on Ebola response
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World Health Organisation slammed on Ebola response

London: Experts have recommended urgent, root-and-branch changes to the World Health Organisation after an inadequate response to West Africa's vast and deadly Ebola outbreak. The UN agency "does not currently possess the capacity or organisational ... Sydney Morning Herald, 4 hours ago
Ebola: World Health Organization criticises itself for response to crisis International Business Times UK, 11 hours ago

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Raise taxes on cigarettes, other tobacco products: WHO

CHENNAI: The World Health Organisation has urged governments around the world to increase taxes on cigarettes and other tobacco products to save lives. Tobacco kills approximately 60 lakh people annually, 20% of them live in the South-East Asia ...
 Times of India18 hours ago The World Health Organisation is trying to convince governments to raise taxes on tobacco  Business Insider Australia20 hours ago WHO urges punitive cigarette prices  NigerianHerald.com45 minutes ago No Smoking: 'Increase tax on cigarettes to beat smoking' - WHO urges governments  NigerianHerald.com19 hours ago
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WHO 'Unfit For Health Emergencies'

The Ebola crisis proves the World Health Organization (WHO) lacks the "capacity and culture" to deal with global health emergencies, says a damning independent report, commissioned by the WHO itself. The review panel says WHO was too slow to act ...
 BruDirect3 minutes ago EORTC and Andaman7 are working together to develop Synchronized Health Records  Pharmacy Choice15 hours ago Health and Medicine: Reports Outline Pulmonary Medicine Study Findings from University of North Carolina (Endobronchial valve placement for the treatment of bronchopleural fistula: a review of the current literature)  NewsRX1 week ago Ebola still global emergency despite big drop in cases: UN  Business Standard2 months ago
Deccan Chronicle

World Health Organisation faults Tamil Nadu company on clinical trials

London/Mumbai: Another Indian clinical research organisation, Quest Life Sciences of Chennai, is in trouble over defective trials, according to a warning issued by the World Health Organisation (WHO). The action by the United Nations health agency ...
 Deccan Chronicle9 hours ago WHO faults TN co on clinical trials  Asian Age3 hours ago Vital lapses during trials at clinical research organisation, says WHO  Tehelka16 hours ago Another Indian firm under fire for shoddy clinical trials work  Sharenet20 hours ago

WHO needs urgent change to tackle health crises: experts

The World Health Organisation (WHO) is institutionally unprepared to deal with outbreaks like the Ebola crisis and requires urgent and fundamental change, an independent panel of experts warned Tuesday. More than 11,00 people have died from the ...
 Asiaone15 hours ago WHO not ready to deal with global health crises: experts  The Sun Daily3 hours ago World Health Organisation 'unprepared for Ebola' hours ago The impact of the Ebola crisis on Sierra Leone's health system  Graphic Ghana2 hours ago

WHO calls for steeper taxes on cigarettes

World Health Organisation (WHO) Director-General Margaret Chan. Photo: Reuters The World Health Organisation on Tuesday recommended that at least 75 percent of the price of a pack of cigarettes should be tax. In its "The Global Tobacco ...
 Radio TV Hong Kong18 hours ago Upgradation of health centres to de-stress major govt hospitals  Navhind Times2 days ago World Zoonoses Day observed  The Hindu1 day ago World Health Organisation to open collaborating centre in Malta  MaltaToday3 days ago
Zambia Post

Cholera outbreaks can be controlled: WHO

UNITED NATIONS. — Use of oral vaccines is proving to be an effective tool to control outbreaks of cholera, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said on Monday, adding that the deadly water-borne disease is a major public health concern from ...
 Zimbabwe Herald4 hours ago Oral cholera vaccines proving effective - WHO  Zambia Post10 hours ago

'Quest' for HIV Trials Results in WHO Rebuke

HYDERABAD:Chennai-based Quest Life Sciences has come under the scanner of the World Health Organization (WHO) for critical lapses in conducting clinical trials for Micro Labs HIV drugs. The WHO had issued a notice of concern to Quest last week ...
 New Indian Express6 hours ago WHO questions integrity of clinical trials data of Quest Life Sciences  Hindu Business Line11 hours ago Quest Life’s clinical trials raise concerns  The Financial Chronicle12 hours ago

WHO 'not fit for purpose' on Ebola

The Ebola crisis has shown that the World Health Organisation (WHO) is "not a fit for purpose health emergency agency", the author of a damning report has said. The independent review, commissioned by WHO in March, found the epidemic "exposed ...
 Yahoo! UK and Ireland11 hours ago

Ebola Resurgence: WHO Calls For Resilient Health Systems

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has warned that recovery from Ebola will be impossible unless resilient health systems are rebuilt in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone. The world health body in a message yesterday on its website said recovery ...
 Leadership23 hours ago Ebola Recovery Focuses on Strengthening Africa's Health Systems  Inter Press Service8 hours ago Ebola Resurgence - WHO Calls for Resilient Health Systems  Individual.com21 hours ago Nigeria: Ebola Resurgence - WHO Calls for Resilient Health Systems  AllAfrica.com21 hours ago
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