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UN: Constant Surveillance Needed to Tackle Resurgent Outbreak of Avian Influenza

The United Nations food security agency called today for rapid detection and response systems to address a new and potentially lethal outbreak of avian influenza in China.

SOP newswire3UN: Constant Surveillance Needed to Tackle Resurgent Outbreak of Avian Influenza - The United Nations food security agency called today for rapid detection and response systems to address a new and potentially lethal outbreak of avian influenza in China.
SOP newswire3Vigilance Against Zika Virus Should Remain High - Although a decline in cases of Zika virus infection has been reported in some countries, there is still a need for heightened vigilance.
SOP newswire3Yemen: UNICEF Vaccination Campaign Reaches Five Million Children - Amid escalating violence, the United Nations humanitarian agency for children and its partners have completed the first round of a nationwide door-to-door vaccination campaign reaching five million children under the age of five with oral polio vaccine and vitamin A supplementation.
SOP newswire3UN Fights AIDS Around the World - The United Nations agency leading the world's HIV/AIDS response is urging everyone to make some noise for zero discrimination in healthcare settings.
SOP newswire3UN: Early Cancer Diagnosis Can Save Lives - Early cancer diagnosis saves lives and cuts treatment costs, the United Nations health agency today said, particularly in developing countries where the majority of cancer cases are diagnosed too late.
SOP newswire3UN: Processed Foods Drive Surge in Obesity Rates - Obesity and overweight are on the rise throughout Latin America and the Caribbean, and are prevalent particularly among women and children, according to a new United Nations-backed report.
Ron G AnselmUnderstanding the Complex Puzzle of Memory - Scientists have recently began to study and probe the brains memory on more of a scientific level by using optogenetics in animals to try to relate the neutral circuits in their brain to the neutral circuits in memory in humans.
SOP newswire3UN Fills Gap in HIV Treatment for Patients in Libya - UN fights AIDS in Libya.
SOP newswire3Ebola Vaccine Highly Effective - The United Nations World Health Organization has said that an experimental Ebola vaccine has been found to be highly protective against the deadly virus in a major trial in Guinea.
SOP newswire3UN Fighting Cholera in Haiti - Haiti has been dealing with a cholera outbreak since October 2010.
SOP newswire3Malnutrition Among Children in Yemen at All Time High - With Yemen`s health system near collapse, the United Nations Children`s Fund warned today that nearly 2.2 million children are acutely malnourished and require urgent care, while at least 462,000 are suffering from Severe Acute Malnutrition a near 200 per cent increase since 2014.
SOP newswire3More Than 729,000 Haitians Vaccinated Against Cholera - A Pan American Health Organization United Nations World Health Organization-backed vaccination campaign has reached more than 729,000 people in Haiti`s areas devastated by Hurricane Matthew, which hit the country last month, the health agencies said.
Robert Paul ReyesA Beer a Day Keeps the Doctor Away - A pint of beer a day could help reduce the risk of having a stroke or developing cardiovascular disease, new research has found.
SOP newswire3UN: Zika No Longer an International Public Health Emergency - The infectious disease and its associated consequences no longer present a public health emergency of international concern.
SOP newswire3UN Health Strategy Making Access to Revolutionary Hepatitis C Treatment Possible - According to the United Nations heath agency, since the approval of new medicines for hepatitis C offering a cure rate of over 95 per cent, fewer side effects and complete cure within three months about two years back, more than one million patients in low- and middle-income countries have been treated.
SOP newswire3UN Battles Cholera Outbreak in Haiti - Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson said today that the first track of the new United Nations approach to tackling cholera involves intensifying efforts to treat and eliminate the disease and boost access to clean water and sanitation.
SOP newswire3Taxing Sugary Drinks Can Curb Global Epidemic of Obesity and Diabetes - Unhealthy diet accounts for more than 11 million deaths annually, with four million deaths due to obesity, the United Nations health agency said today, launching a new report that says taxing sugary drinks can yield major health benefits, such as reducing obesity, type 2 diabetes and tooth decay.
SOP newswire3Ban Hails UN-backed Fund to fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria - Praising the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria as a model of partnership that brings together people and development partners, governments, civil society, the private sector and people affected by diseases, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today said such broad cooperation is also the key to achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
SOP newswire3UN Sheds Light on Growing Threat of Antibiotic Resistance - Ahead of a United Nations high-level event on antimicrobial resistance to be held next week, a senior UN health official today underlined the need for strong commitment from all sectors to address this urgent global threat which has the potential to undermine sustainable development.
SOP newswire3UN: Millions Vaccinated Against Yellow Fever in Africa - Together with its partners, the United Nations health agency has vaccinated more than 7.7 million people in Kinshasa, capital of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), in less than two weeks.
SOP newswire3UN: Antibiotic Resistance Forces Updates to Recommended Treatment for Sexually Transmitted Infections - The United Nations health agency has issued new guidelines for the treatment of three common sexually transmitted infections: chlamydia, gonorrhoea and syphilis.
SOP newswire3Nigeria Reports First Polio Cases Since 2014 - After two children were paralyzed by polio in Borno state in north-eastern Nigeria, the first cases of wild poliovirus in more than two years, the United Nations health agency today stressed the need to prioritize immunization of children in hard-to-reach areas such as the Lake Chad region, spanning several countries and often affected by conflict.
SOP newswire3UN Steps Up Operations in South Sudan to Thwart Cholera Outbreak - Dozens of people in South Sudan may have cholera, the United Nations children`s agency today announced, saying it is working with partners to step up its operations to avoid a possible cholera outbreak in the country.
SOP newswire3UN: World Has Ignored Hepatitis at its Peril - With some 400 million people around the world infected with hepatitis B or C, the United Nations health agency today encouraged countries to boost testing and access to services and medicines for people in need.
SOP newswire3UN: Progress in Fighting Cholera - The incidence of cholera in Haiti has decreased by 90 per cent since an outbreak that began shortly after the devastating earthquake of 2010.
SOP newswire3UN: Global Stockpile of Yellow Fever Vaccine Running Low - The global stockpile of the yellow fever vaccine may not be sufficient if simultaneous outbreaks hit the densely populated areas not covered by emergency responses, the United Nations health agency has warned.
SOP newswire3The Private Sector Is Stepping Up to Combat the Zika Virus, Congress Should Too - The ongoing Zika outbreak poses a serious threat to pregnant women. It's been more than 50 years since we've seen a birth defect linked to a virus - and never before have we seen this result from a mosquito bite.
SOP newswire3AIDS Epidemic Driven by Human Rights Violations, - Ahead of next week`s high-level meeting on ending AIDS by 2030, United Nations independent experts are warning that the epidemic is still being driven by human rights violations, urging all Governments to remove punitive laws, policies and practices.
SOP newswire3UN: Zika on Doorstep of Africa - The United Nations health agency today confirmed that the Zika virus strain circulating in Cabo Verde, an island nation off the northwest coast of Africa, is the same as the one responsible for the outbreaks linked to neurological disorders and microcephaly in South America.
SOP newswire3UN Foresees Moderate Risk of Zika Virus Spread in Europe - The overall risk of a Zika virus outbreak across Europe is low to moderate during late spring and summer, according to a new risk assessment published today by the World Health Organization, with a varying risk across the region that is higher in countries where Aedes mosquitoes are present.
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