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26/01/2017 - Briton in line for WHO job
A British doctor has been short-listed for the job of director general of the World Health Organisation, it was announced yesterday. More

11/01/2017 - New call to curb tobacco use
There are significant health and financial benefits from improved tobacco control policies, according to a major new report. More

13/12/2016 - Malaria progress in Africa - and more to do
African countries have made huge progress in ensuring children and pregnant women are protected against malaria - but substantial gaps remain, according to the annual global report on the topic today. More

30/11/2016 - HIV self-testing promoted
Increased self-testing could go some way to protecting the millions of people with HIV are still missing out on life-saving treatment, experts say today. More

23/11/2016 - Call for medical neutrality in war zones
The world must reaffirm the importance of medical neutrality in war zones, senior doctors say today. More

21/11/2016 - Exercise space key to inactivity, conference told
Governments need to create more space for exercise to help people become more active and tackle the health effects of inactivity, according to researchers at Edinburgh University, UK. More

21/11/2016 - Zika emergency over - WHO
The Zika virus is no longer a public health emergency - but remains a "significant" public health challenge, the World Health Organisation has ruled. More

16/11/2016 - Warning on global blood pressure rates
The incidence of high blood pressure has nearly doubled in the last 40 years globally, researchers say today. More

14/11/2016 - Education courses key to diabetes care - World Day campaign
Campaigners have called for patients with diabetes to take part in "life-saving" education courses. More

11/11/2016 - Call to boost measles vaccination
Some 400 children are dying from measles every day globally because of patchy progress with vaccination programmes, a major report warned last night. More

02/11/2016 - Call for global women's cancer care improvements
The care of women's cancers in poor countries needs urgent attention, experts say today. More

31/10/2016 - Effective injectable birth control for men announced
A contraceptive injection for men has been developed successfully, it has been announced. More

19/10/2016 - Concern over new stroke classification
Senior neurologists have accused world health officials of failing to recognise stroke as a brain disease. More

14/10/2016 - Global failure to tackle TB - warning
Countries across the globe are falling short of their targets to beat tuberculosis, the World Health Organisation warned yesterday. More

14/10/2016 - WHO candidates reveal priorities
The six candidates vying to become the next Director-General of the World Health Organisation have set out their visions for the future in a special report in The Lancet. More

11/10/2016 - Warnings on child obesity
Britain is among a number of countries facing a huge toll of future ill health resulting from growing rates of childhood obesity, according to a series of studies published today. More

07/10/2016 - Boost for human health
Life expectancy is rising sharply globally, largely because of reductions in deaths from infection, according to a major analysis of world health published today. More

05/10/2016 - Call for action on global child poverty
More than 40% of children in low and middle income countries face developmental problems because of extreme poverty, experts warn today. More

27/09/2016 - WHO map reveals extent of global air pollution
Almost all of the world's population lives in areas where air quality exceeds limits set by the World Health Organization (WHO), a new report by the global body out today (27 September, 2016) has revealed. More

22/09/2016 - UN pledges to tackle drug resistance
A global agreement to tackle antimicrobial resistance has been announced. More

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