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Air pollution has killed 3.2 million people each year

Air pollution

Air pollution is a type of pollution that you can easily encounter every day. Ranging from vehicle fumes, factory smoke, to the use of hair spray can contribute to air pollution you breathe every day. Although it does not look too dangerous, but who would have thought that air pollution could kill 3.2 million people per year, as based on …

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WHO: Ebola outbreak could infect 20 thousand people

Ebola outbreak could infect 20 thousand people

Ebola outbreak in West Africa today can infect more than 20 thousand people. It said the World Health Organization (WHO) today in her study of the deadly disease. WHO issued a strategic plan to combat the epidemic in four West African countries where the actual number of cases could have been two to four times higher than that reported as …

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WHO staffer with Ebola taken to Germany for treatment

WHO staffer

A physician World Health Organization (WHO) which has been infected with Ebola virus arrives at a hospital in Germany yesterday. He is the first patient infected with Ebola to be treated in the country, officials said. The man, a Senegalese epidemiology infected in Sierra Leone, according to the World Health Organization has requested that his name, age and health status …

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WHO: Ebola Vaccine Can Be Used In 2015

Ebola Vaccine Can Be Used In 2015

The World Health Organization (WHO), Saturday (09/08/2014), ebola vaccine trials will be conducted in the near future and is already expected ebola vaccine could be widely used at the beginning of next year. “I present this estimate is quite realistic,” said Assistant Director General of WHO, Marie-Paulie Kieny told AFP. Now I have found a drug or vaccine for Ebola, …

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WHO set a global spread of ebola as emergency

WHO set a global spread of ebola as emergency

The World Health Organization (WHO) said today the spread of the Ebola virus in West Africa as an extraordinary event, and endanger global health. Institution based in Geneva, Switzerland, it says there is a possibility that Ebola outbreaks throughout the world as a serious condition. Ebola has so far killed nearly a thousand people in four west African countries, as …

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WHO: Ebola outbreak death toll increased to 932 people

Ebola

The World Health Organization (WHO) yesterday said the death toll in the world’s worst Ebola outbreak has risen to 932 people, after 45 patients died between 2-4 August. The amount is alleged, potential or confirmed cases rose over 108 in the same period to 1,711, as reported by Reuters news agency on Wednesday (6/8). The new deaths reported, the 27 …

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