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WHO declares monkeypox a public health emergency of international concern : video report

An emergency committee from the World Health Organization (WHO) has named the monkeypox outbreak, currently spreading in non-endemic countries, a “public health emergency of international concern” with over 16,000 cases found in 75 countries, including five deaths. In a statement WHO director Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said “WHO’s assessment is that the risk of #monkeypox is […]

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rare ‘monkeypox’ virus spreads across Europe

The World Health Organization (WHO) is set to hold an emergency meeting on the outbreak of the rare monkeypox virus, which is spreading in the European continent at an unprecedented speed. Health authorities of several countries are working with the WHO to provide information on how the rare virus is spreading in different countries, after […]

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COVID-19 pandemic could end this year : WHO

A World Health Organization spokesperson said on Friday that the end of the COVID-19 pandemic was a long way off, citing a rise in cases in its latest weekly data. The UN health agency has previously said that the acute phase of the pandemic could end this year but it would depend on how quickly […]

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Omicron variant of COVID-19 is killing people across the globe and should not be dismissed as mild

Calling Omicron ‘mild’ a mistake, warns WHO The Omicron variant of COVID-19 is killing people across the globe and should not be dismissed as mild, the World Health Organization insisted Thursday. According to reports, WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said the record numbers of people catching the new variant — which is rapidly out-competing the […]

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Omicron cases around the globe could increase : UK reported a record of more than 200,000 coronavirus cases in last 24 hours : video

Soaring Omicron could lead to more dangerous variants, WHO warns Soaring Omicron cases around the globe could increase the risk of a newer, more dangerous variant emerging, the World Health Organization in Europe warned on Tuesday. While the variant is spreading like wildfire around the world, it appears to be far less severe than initially […]

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10 benefits of raw vegan diet

1) Raw foods are better quality, therefore you eat less to satisfy your nutritional needs. The heat of cooking depletes vitamins, damages proteins and fats, and destroys enzymes which benefit digestion. As your percentage of raw foods increases you feel satisfied and have more energy on smaller meals because raw food has the best balance […]

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Europe recorded more than 100 million COVID-19 cases

Europe tops 100 million COVID-19 cases amid scaled-down New Year festivities Europe has recorded more than 100 million COVID-19 cases, over a third of all coronavirus infections worldwide, as the Omicron variant spreads rapidly across the continent. The tally compiled by AFP on Saturday showed that the European region, including 52 countries and territories from […]

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Protracted war in Yemen has killed or maimed 10,000 children : UNICEF

The protracted war in Yemen has killed or maimed at least 10,000 children since the conflict began in March 2015, which is equivalent to four children every day, the UN children’s agency says. At a media briefing in Geneva on Tuesday, James Elder, a spokesperson for the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), said these are […]

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One million Afghan children face severe malnutrition, death : UNICEF

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has called for immediate humanitarian assistance to Afghanistan, warning that at least one million children could face severe malnutrition and even death in the war-ravaged country this year. UNICEF Deputy Executive Director Omar Abdi made the remarks in a statement on Sunday, following his trip to Afghanistan this week. […]

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Top Foods to Help you Sleep Better : The science behind sleep and weight loss

Here’s a simple hack to help you sleep better: Eat better. While caffeine and sugar are an obvious fail because they send your body contradictory signals as it’s trying to wind down, there are other foods that can help you catch those zzzzs faster. In turn, sleeping well has a major role to play in […]