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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 […]

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United States hit six-month high for new COVID cases with over 100,000 infections reported

US COVID-19 cases hit six-month high at over 100,000 The United States hit a six-month high for new COVID cases with over 100,000 infections reported on Wednesday, according to a Reuters tally, as the Delta variant ravages areas where people did not get vaccinated. The country is reporting over 94,819 cases on a seven-day average, […]

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UNICEF concern about the dire humanitarian situation in Ethiopia’s conflict : 100,000+ children in Ethiopia’s Tigray at risk of death from malnutrition

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has voiced concern about the dire humanitarian situation in Ethiopia’s conflict-ridden region of Tigray, saying more than 100,000 children could suffer from life-threatening severe acute malnutrition in the next 12 months, a 10-fold jump in average annual levels. Marixie Mercado, spokeswoman for the children’s agency, made the remarks at […]

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Food price hikes help fuel 40% jump in global hunger : United Nations World Food Programme

Acute food insecurity has soared 40% this year as recent food price hikes have exacerbated existing pressures from conflict, climate change and the COVID-19 pandemic, the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) says. Defined as any lack of food that threatens lives, livelihoods or both, acute food insecurity is impacting, or is at high risk […]