• World Health Organ
  • The outbreak also continues to spread elsewhere in West Africa, with 142 more cases recorded, bringing the new total to 2,615 with 1,427 deaths, the World Health Organization said Friday. (680news.com)
  • The World Health Organization referred to the incident as one of the largest food safety events it has had to deal with in recent years, and that the crisis of confidence among Chinese consumers would be hard to overcome. (wikipedia.org)
  • The World Health Organization (WHO) said melamine may be found "in a variety of milk and milk products at varying levels, from low ppb to ppm ranges. (wikipedia.org)
  • 20th century
  • Nome lies approximately 2 degrees south of the Arctic Circle, and while greatly diminished from its peak of 20,000 during the gold rush days at the turn of the 20th century, it was still the largest town in northern Alaska in 1925, with 455 Alaska Natives and 975 settlers of European descent. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nigeria
  • The ICO-WGA Fellowships have been awarded to ophthalmologists from Nigeria, South Africa, Cameroon, and Togo. (icoph.org)
  • ABUJA, Nigeria - Two alarming new cases of Ebola have emerged in Nigeria, widening the circle of people sickened beyond the immediate group of caregivers who treated a dying airline passenger in one of Africa's largest cities. (680news.com)
  • The two new cases in Nigeria were infected by their spouses, both medical workers who had direct contact with Liberian-American Patrick Sawyer, who flew into Nigeria from Liberia and Togo and infected 11 others before he died in July. (680news.com)
  • National Instit
  • There is no vaccine or cure, and Ebola is fatal up to 90 percent of the time, according to the National Institutes of Health. (wordpress.com)
  • NAHDAP is supported by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). (umich.edu)
  • National Institutes of Health. (umich.edu)
  • public health
  • The following day, on January 22, 1925, Welch sent radio telegrams to all other major towns in Alaska alerting them of public health risk and he also sent one to the U.S. Public Health Service in Washington, D.C. asking for assistance. (wikipedia.org)
  • His message to the Public Health Service said: An epidemic of diphtheria is almost inevitable here. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Public Health (Tobacco) Act 2008 creates a new offence of smoking in a car with a child under 16 years of age in the vehicle. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1950, the US Public Health service began a comprehensive study of uranium miners, leading to the first publication of a statistical correlation between cancer and uranium mining, released in 1962. (wikipedia.org)
  • learn
  • Houngbo stated during his visit that Togo wanted to learn from India's Green Revolution and its poverty alleviation schemes. (wikipedia.org)
  • local
  • To understand why this is such a setback, watch the TED talk by Bruce Aylward How we'll stop polio for good ( local copy mp4). (fixcas.com)
  • area
  • So agents approached Afridi, the health official in charge of Khyber, part of the tribal area that runs along the Afghan border. (fixcas.com)
  • Health visitors in the area were among the few people who had gained access to the Bin Laden compound in the past, administering polio drops to some of the children. (fixcas.com)
  • major
  • In particular, India is a major importer of phosphates from Togo. (wikipedia.org)
  • The major commodities imported by India from Togo are natural phosphates, ferrous and copper waste and scrap, wood and wood articles, other metal scrap, oil seeds, coconuts and brazil nuts. (wikipedia.org)
  • people
  • One centre with 20 beds opened its doors to 70 possibly infected people, likely coming from "shadow-zones" where people fearing authorities won't let doctors enter, the U.N health agency said. (680news.com)