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WHO extends critical Zika safe sex guidance

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, September 9, 2016

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has changed its guidance for people who have visited areas of the world that are infected with the Zika virus, which includes Brazil and everyone… Read more…

Blood connects us all: “Share life, give blood”

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Your blood could save a life. Make a point of finding out where and when to donate blood today, World Blood Donor Day. World Blood Donor Day is celebrated each… Read more…

International drinking guidelines confuse drinkers

By Angloinfo World editor - Saturday, June 4, 2016

If you drink alcohol in France, in the UK or in Australia, will you be following the same alcohol consumption health guidelines? No, says a new report from Stanford University…. Read more…

World Health Day… we can beat diabetes!

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, April 7, 2016

Every year, the World Health Organization (WHO) selects a priority area of global public health concern as the theme for World Health Day, which falls on 7 April, the birthday… Read more…

Who uses, and how to choose, alternative medicine

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Alternative, complementary, traditional medicine… The difference between the three is a bit mystifying to the lay-person. We look in to the world of this increasingly popular area of healthcare, providing… Read more…

Thank you for saving my life

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, June 12, 2015

Did you know each time you donate blood you could save three people’s lives? This Sunday, 14 June is World Blood Donor Day, find out where you can donate blood… Read more…

What has World Immunization Week got to do with me?

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, April 23, 2015

On Friday, 24 April, the World Health Organization launches it’s annual World Immunization Week (WIW) – a week to raise the profile in every country of the world of the… Read more…

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