Negative attitudes about ageing can reduce an older person’s lifespan by more than seven years, according to research cited by the World Health Organization (WHO).
A new initiative called “Global Hearts” has been launched by the World Health Organization (WHO) to beat back the threat of heart disease.
Heart attacks and strokes are the world’s leading cause of death.
People need to be much kinder to the planet and to each other, the head of the UN Environment Programme has urged.
Erik Stolheim made the remarks on the sidelines of the 71st United Nations General Assembly debate.
Some ten million people could die annually as a result of resistance to antimicrobial drugs, known as AMR, according to the Assistant Director- General of the World Health Organization (WHO).
Pilgrims who travel to Saudi Arabia for the annual Muslim Hajj celebrations are facing the heightened risk of heat exhaustion and respiratory diseases, according to the World Health Organization (WH