Foreign health workers & U.S. experts weigh in on Ebola

Foreign health workers & U.S. experts weigh in on Ebola

WNN Breaking (WNN) New York, U.S., AMERICAS: As the latest in an accelerated aggressive Ebolavirus outbreak all but shuts down public operations in Liberia, two medical response team doctors, one from the UK and the other from Brazil, work with the United Nations World Health Organization (WHO) in the neighboring region of Liberia to help […]

Environmental risks contribute to 28 percent of Africa’s diseases

Environmental risks contribute to 28 percent of Africa’s diseases

WNN Earth Watch – Africa (WNN/UN) United Nations, Geneva, SWITZERLAND, EUROPE: Unless Africa’s leaders prioritize environmental and health issues, and prevent the degradation of health-promoting food and medicinal plants, people’s health and productivity will continue to suffer, warns a new report released this week by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). “Africa’s population is growing […]