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One-in-five suffers mental health condition in conflict zones: new UN report

More than one-in-five people living in conflict-affected areas suffers from a mental illness, accord..

As post-cyclone resettlement, 200 000 people lack access to health services in Mozambique

Maputo, 21 June 2019 – 94 health facilities damaged or destroyed by Cyclones Idai and Kenneth remain..

Winning the hearts of communities fearful of Ebola

Goma, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 24 June 2019 – “You cant take my son away because I know you..

Strengthening the healthcare system in north-east Nigeria – a priority for WHO

Maiduguri, 22 May 2019 – It started like every other normal day. Mallam Isah and his wife, Hauwa, ha..

Less chemotherapy better for older or frail patients with advanced stomach and oesophageal cancers

Less chemotherapy is as effective at controlling disease for elderly or frail patients with advanced..

Skin and breast cancer drugs approved for NHS use in Scotland

Two cancer drugs have been approved for patients on the NHS in Scotland. An immunotherapy for some p..

New hospital in Ulang for people affected by violence and neglect

Project Update Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is establishing a project in the town of Ulang, close..

Ebola virus disease – Democratic Republic of the Congo: Disease outbreak news, 9 May...

The Ebola virus disease (EVD) outbreak response this past week continues to be hampered by insecurit..

Lung cancer in non-smokers is on the rise, experts say

Lung cancer in non-smokers is on the rise, experts say 1 in 6 people dying of lung cancer in the UK ..

Lung cancer in non-smokers is on the rise, experts say

Lung cancer in non-smokers is on the rise, experts say 1 in 6 people dying of lung cancer in the UK ..

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