Polio Threatening More Countries Per World Health Organization

Polio Threatening More Countries Per World Health Organization

Polio is spreading globally and the infectious virus is threatening people in more countries, per the World Health Organization (WHO). The number of polio cases this year and countries seeing the virus have increased after being nearly eradicated worldwide. The WHO has called the spread a world health emergency. This is a very different message than two […]

Superbugs Pose Worldwide Health Threat

Superbugs Pose Worldwide Health Threat

Superbugs pose a worldwide health threat, according to the World Health Organization (WHO) in a statement issued Wednesday by the United Nations agency charged with monitoring and improving the world’s health. Long predicted as the inevitable consequence of excessive use of more and more powerful antibiotic drugs to combat disease, the specter of once controllable […]

World Health Organization Warns Against Sugar Consumption

World Health Organization Warns Against Sugar Consumption

After a recent research of the University of South California found that a high consumption of proteins steeply increases the incidence of cancer among middle-aged people, the World Health Organization (WHO) is now warning against health risks connected to high sugar consumption. On March 5 the WHO released new draft guidelines that recommend to drop […]