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Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: HIV/AIDS - deaths map
4% of Deaths Worldwide Due to Sitting for Too Long
Newser - 9/24/2016 12:20:12 PM
A study published last month in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine found that sitting for more than three hours per day is responsible for 3.8%—or approximately 433,000—of all deaths worldwide ... collected from 54 countries between 2002 ...
Sitting too long could be responsible for 4% global deaths
My sinchew - 9/25/2016 4:12:16 AM
The team now advise that sedentary behavior should be minimized in order to prevent premature deaths around the world and suggest that strategic national health campaigns, such as bike-sharing systems, could be rolled out by countries to get the population ...
Health Ministry says steps taken to give free medication to HIV/AIDS patients
newsfirst.lk - 9/24/2016 9:35:34 AM
Meanwhile, the Health Ministry said that 2436 individuals have been diagnosed with HIV/AIDS in the country. According to statistics from the year 2015, 36.7 million people around the world have been diagnosed with HIV/AIDS.
Philippines at UN tells world not to interfere
freemalaysiatoday.com - 9/25/2016 12:37:31 AM
Yasay said his country would not be able to meet those goals without tackling corruption and drugs. Relations between Duterte and the United Nations have been tense after the newly-elected leader launched several tirades against the world body for its ...
The ‘chair effect’: Prolonged sitting resulting in 4 pc deaths worldwide, claims study
India TV - 9/22/2016 6:20:30 PM
... to the 'chair effect' in the population of 54 countries, using data from 2002 to 2011. "It is important to minimise sedentary behaviour in order to prevent premature deaths around the world," said lead author of the study Leandro Rezende from the ...
Prolonged Sitting Causes 4 Per Cent Of Deaths Worldwide: Study
NDTV - 9/22/2016 10:20:53 AM
... to that 'chair effect' in the population of 54 countries, using data from 2002 to 2011. "It is important to minimise sedentary behaviour in order to prevent premature deaths around the world," said lead author of the study Leandro Rezende from ...
When African-Americans are senselessly killed by cops and protesters are condemned, we don't live in a free country
New York Daily News - 9/24/2016 8:55:36 PM
Greg Meeks, head of the Congressional Black Caucus about the violence in this country ... deaths are at a 25-year high. The UN is useless to all but the diplos who live large while their countrymen starve. Angelina Jolie has just shown the world ...
Vivian: Death penalty keeps Singapore as one of the safest countries in the world
theindependent.sg - 9/23/2016 3:27:31 PM
As a result, for what it is worth, I can stand here and tell you that Singapore is one of the safest countries in the world. Our residents ... Globally, there were over 207,000 drug-related deaths in 2014. These are just deaths. The number of people ...
The World's Most Generous Countries In 2016
econintersect.com - 9/25/2016 1:20:28 AM
A recent Gallup report reveals that 91 percent of people in Myanmar made a donation to charity in the past month, the highest rate worldwide. In Myanmar and other Asian countries ... You will find more statistics at Statista.
How China Stocks Can Be 'World's Best' And 'World's Worst' At Same Time
Forbes - 9/24/2016 11:54:34 PM
Call this a paradox: the shares of Chinese companies are, at the same time, called the world’s best and world’s worst ... Chinese investors, because of their country’s rules, are largely trapped. They can buy stocks trading 13 times forward earnings ...
This One Common Thing We All Do Accounts for 4% Of Deaths Worldwide
m2now.co.nz - 9/23/2016 12:25:34 AM
Cutting down on the amount of time we sit could increase life expectancy by 0.20 years in the countries analysed. “It is important to minimise sedentary behaviour in order to prevent premature deaths around the world,” Leandro Rezende, lead author of ...
Cardio centre committed to reducing premature deaths
Ghana Web - 9/24/2016 5:32:11 AM
The National Cardiothoracic Centre (NCC) has expressed its commitment to reduce premature deaths in the country by 25 per cent by 2025 ... disclosed this at the press launch of this year’s World Heart Day on the theme: “Power your life” at the ...
HIV/AIDS database adds information from more than 100 countries
Los Angeles Times - 9/26/2013 7:28:30 AM
The U.S. Census Bureau announced Monday that it had updated its world HIV/AIDS database to include new data on more than 100 countries ... from 219 countries or regions, and tracks the prevalence of HIV infection, AIDS cases and related deaths.
Here’s Where America Ranks among the World’s Healthiest Countries
FORTUNE - 9/22/2016 11:42:37 PM
The U.S. received its lowest marks in the categories for deaths related to ... has grown worse all over the world, according to Bloomberg. “The U.S. isn’t doing as well as it perhaps should compared with some countries in Western Europe,” University ...
Poor food 'risks health of half the world'
BBC - 9/25/2016 1:34:47 AM
It claims that the best evidence suggests that climate change will also lead to more than half a million additional deaths, most in low and middle income countries. It says worldwide studies show crop yields to be negatively affected by climate change in ...