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Category Archives: WHO

HIV/Aids drugs: WHO to recommend earlier treatment

By Jane Dreaper / Health correspondent, BBC News New guidelines for HIV treatment could see millions more people in developing countries getting life-saving medicine. The World Health Organization (WHO) is recommending … Continue reading

July 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

Megacity Kolkata joins WHO Global Network of Age-friendly Cities and Communities

Source: World Health Organization 1 OCTOBER 2012 | GENEVA – On the International Day of Older Persons, WHO welcomes Kolkata, India as the 105th member of its Global Network of Age-friendly … Continue reading

December 28, 2012 · Leave a comment

2012 in review: key health issues

Source: World Health Organization Key public health milestones were reached in 2012, including the end of polio transmission in India and meeting the Millennium Development Goal target on drinking water … Continue reading

December 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

Anatomical Classification of Pharmaceutical Products

The Anatomical Classification of Pharmaceutical Products has been developed and maintained by the European Pharmaceutical Market Research Association (EphMRA) and is therefore the intellectual property of this Association. EphMRA’s Classification … Continue reading

August 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

About Public Health Law

Whatever legal culture one comes from (civil law, common law, Roman law, Islamic law), the goal of national public health law is to create the conditions in which people can … Continue reading

December 21, 2011 · Leave a comment

Things to Know About Health Care in Qatar

The World Health Organisation (WHO) recently ranked Qatar at the top of the per capita health expenditure list among the Gulf Cooperative Council (GCC). This expenditure has had a positive … Continue reading

July 7, 2011 · Leave a comment

Medical Qualification and Postgraduate Training in Greece

June 29, 2011 · Leave a comment