The United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund has commenced immunisation on Fractional Inter-reactive Polio Vaccine and Oral Polio ... Original link
Globally, 52% of women and girls are of reproductive age – around 1.9 billion people. Yet, a massive taboo and stigma still surrounds the topic of menstruation, and it is often difficult for girls and women in many countries and regions to practice optimal menstrual hygiene. WHO/Europe has been working with Member States to better understand the ma
Cairo, Egypt, 8 November, 2018 – World Antibiotics Awareness Week will be celebrated in the Eastern Mediterranean from 12 to 18 November 2018, with campaign messaging focusing on the misuse of antibiotics, which puts everyone at risk, and the need to seek medical advice before taking antibiotics. The campaign aims to target the general public, heal
Cairo, 8 November 2018 – The current violence in Al Hudaydah is placing tens of thousands of already vulnerable people at risk, and preventing WHO from reaching them with the help they urgently need. The violence, now in close proximity to the area hospitals, is affecting the movement and safety of health staff, patients and ambulances, as well as
Health authorities in Muslim countries around the globe have been forced to deal with growing public mistrust over immunisation, leading to a rise in ... Original link
*Immunisation against preventable diseases in Nigeria remains free, safe, says NPHCDA. Experts have reassured Nigerians over regular earth ... Original link
The National Primary Healthcare Development Agency (NPHCDA) has reiterated that immunisation against all vaccine preventable diseases in the ... Original link
"It's vitally important parents check their child's immunisations are up-to-date and be aware that if your child is developing a fever or has swelling of the ... Original link
Information on the free vaccines offered as part of the state & national immunisation programs (including childhood, school & flu programs) ... Original link
Dr Tambuwal who spoke at a 1- day pre- routine and supplementary immunisation exercise meeting with the media in Sokoto noted that Sokoto was ... Original link