World Health Organization Keeps MERS Away

World Health Organization Keeps MERS Away

Reports have recently stated the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus [MERS-CoV] has become stagnant. Reports have also stated the virus has killed up to 14 people in Seoul, South Korea, and infected almost 140 middle easterners. After a week-long review the World Health Organization [WHO], has found ways to keep MERS away from surrounding territories. Experts and […]

Tuberculosis: Facts and Awareness of Global Threat

Tuberculosis: Facts and Awareness of Global Threat

Tuberculosis or TB, as it is also commonly known, is the world’s second-deadliest infectious disease, killing approximately 1.3 million people a year, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). While treatment is readily available, much of the world lacks accessibility and funding to effectively administer it. WHO has stated an additional $1.6 billion a year […]

World Health Organization Warns About Dangers of Alcohol

World Health Organization Warns About Dangers of Alcohol

The World Health Organization or WHO has issued a warning that more than three million people ended up dying from using alcohol in 2012, for reasons ranging from cancer to violence. More needs to be done to limit the damage of alcohol and protect the population from negative consequences of alcohol consumption. WHO has called on […]