Launch of the WHO position paper on health systems resilience

Launch of the WHO position paper on health systems resilience

Kidney Disease Part Two – Stages of CKD and Your Diet This post covers the stages of kidney condition and covers some of the dietary consideration. Some foods can help,…

COVID-19 vaccines - Pandemica series: Package

COVID-19 vaccines – Pandemica series: Package

Join our fight for #VaccineEquity at www.who.int/vaccinequity One-third of the world’s countries have yet to receive a single dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. We need vaccines everywhere, or else COVID-19 isn’t going anywhere. Voiced by Meg Donnelly, Kumail Nanjiani, David…

COVID-19 vaccines - Pandemica series: Ivory towers

COVID-19 vaccines – Pandemica series: Ivory towers

Join our fight to for #VaccineEquity at www.who.int/vaccinequity Right now, high-income countries are hoarding COVID-19 vaccines. But we know this pandemic will only end when vaccines are available to everyone, everywhere. Voiced by Danai Gurira and David Oyelowo. Pandemica is…

COVID-19 vaccines - Pandemica series: COVID20

COVID-19 vaccines – Pandemica series: COVID20

Join our fight for #VaccineEquity at www.who.int/vaccinequity Unless we get COVID-19 vaccines to everyone everywhere, we increase our vulnerability to mutations and future pandemics. Voiced by Patrick Adams, Nick Kroll, Connie Britton, and David Oyelowo. Pandemica is an animated series…

COVID-19 vaccines - Pandemica series: Destination vaccination

COVID-19 vaccines – Pandemica series: Destination vaccination

Join our fight for #VaccineEquity at www.who.int/vaccinequity We can’t afford for rich countries to hoard COVID-19 vaccines. We need vaccines everywhere, or else COVID-19 isn’t going anywhere. Voiced by Kumail Nanjiani and Penelope Cruz. Pandemica is an animated series that…

LIVE Q&A on Sports and Health with Didier Drogba

LIVE Q&A on Sports and Health with Didier Drogba

Angular Cheilitis – Who is at Risk? Who goes to danger of Angular Cheilitis? Anyone as well as every person is. Some people have experienced it at some point in…

Launch of Healthy 2022 FIFA World Cup - Legacy for Sport and Health partnership

Launch of Healthy 2022 FIFA World Cup – Legacy for Sport and Health partnership

What Are Over-The-Counter Nail Fungus Treatments? Over-the counter nail fungi treatments are medicines offered in the marketplace requiring no prescription from doctors. These things are typically prepared commercially for self-help…

Health Promotion - 10th Global Conference | 13-15 December 2021

Health Promotion – 10th Global Conference | 13-15 December 2021

‘Health Promotion for Well-being, Equity and Sustainable Development’ will be the theme of the 10th Global Conference on Health Promotion to be held on 13-15 December 2021. This is a welcome message by Dr Rüdiger Krech, Director of WHO Health…

Corneal Endothelial Avulsion During Cataract Surgery

Corneal Endothelial Avulsion During Cataract Surgery

Detachment of the corneal membrane (Descement membrane detachment [DMD]) is more common at the incision site of cataract surgery among inexperienced surgeons and in patients with hard nuclear age-related cataract. In severe cases, the detachment can lead to postsurgical corneal…

WHO’s Science in 5: TB & COVID-19

WHO’s Science in 5: TB & COVID-19

Episode #58 If you have tuberculosis, what is your risk from COVID-19? How can you keep yourself safe during the pandemic? Why is it important that the world does not take its eyes off TB during the pandemic? Dr Tereza…