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The Biggest Financial Contributors To The WHO
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The Biggest Financial Contributors To The WHO

Panos - Apr 09, 2020

As the slow initial U.S. response to the COVID-19 pandemic comes under increasing scrutiny, President Trump has denied any responsibility for the scale of the crisis and…

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“Gaming disorder” is now a diagnosis, World Health Organization says

Panos - Jun 19, 2018

The World Health Organization proposed adding gaming disorder to its new comprehensive manual of disease classifications Monday, raising an immediate debate over whether it merits a separate…

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Greece Faces Measles Increase

Panos - Jan 26, 2018

A new report from Greece’s National Centre for the Control and Prevention of Diseases says it is impossible to rule out not only a rise in measles…

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Greeks will be the oldest people in the world by 2025, says WHO

Panos - Sep 28, 2017

One third of the Greek population will be over 60 years old by 2525, according to the World Heat5lh Organisation (WHO). Italy, Spain, Portugal, Germany, Finland and…

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WHO warns of imminent spread of untreatable superbug gonorrhoea

Panos - Jul 07, 2017

At least three people worldwide are infected with totally untreatable “superbug” strains of gonorrhoea which they are likely to be spreading to others through sex, the World…

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Lesvos mayor grants prize money to two fishermen who saved hundreds at sea

Sokratis - Jan 14, 2017

Authorities on the eastern Aegean island of Lesvos have announced that the money from the 2016 Olof Palme prize awarded to its mayor and his counterpart in…

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Police seek 10 burglars who nabbed safes from company offices

Sokratis - Sep 17, 2016

A group of 10 burglars broke into the offices of a cosmetics company in the northern Athens suburb of Metamorfosi in the early hours of Saturday and…

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Top scientists call for postponement of Rio Olympics in urgent letter to WHO due to Zika virus

chris1 - May 29, 2016

125 top scientists have sent a letter of warning to the World Health Organisation (WHO), asking for the postponement of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games or their…

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Zika Virus spreading ‘explosively’, WHO

Panos - Jan 28, 2016

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has convened an emergency committee to discuss the “explosive” spread of the Zika virus, which has been linked to thousands of birth…