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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
Reported Spike in Maternal Deaths Spurs Questions in China
New York Times - 9/30/2016 10:40:02 AM
The World Health Organization says maternal mortality in the country in 2015 was 27 per 100,000 live births ... according to the W.H.O. Some Chinese news reports tied the apparent surge in maternal deaths to the two-child policy, after 36 years when ...
Infant Warmer Market Competition by Company, Countries, Consumption, Application, Type to 2021
Medgadget - 9/30/2016 2:26:07 AM
The report provides key statistics on the market status of the Infant Warmer ... The total market is further divided by company, by country, and by application/type for the competitive landscape analysis. The report then estimates 2016-2021 market ...
First in the world, the Americans are free of measles, WHO says
CNN - 9/29/2016 3:49:02 PM
Once elimination is achieved in every region of the world, eradication is declared. Before the start of a vaccination campaign in 1980, measles caused 101,800 deaths in the Americas ... cases have arrived in some countries in the region.
Sheriff Vic Regalado says Tulsa County jail deaths 'not an epidemic' - Tulsa World: Homepagelatest
Tulsa World - 9/26/2016 11:59:21 PM
In 1993, Alexander was an offensive lineman with the Philadelphia Eagles. During a Champions Tour event — the NFL Golf Classic at Upper Montclair Country Club in Clifton, New Jersey — pro football players were paired with Senior golfers and pro-am ...
6 Easiest Countries to Work as a Doctor
INSIDER MONKEY - 9/30/2016 8:31:11 AM
we look into Numbeo and their mid-2016 statistics for Crime and Safety Index. The final factor is physician availability based on the annual survey of the World Health Organization. Simply put, the more medical professionals there are in a given country ...
Gilead Sciences and the World Health Organization Announce Five-Year Visceral Leishmaniasis Collaboration
outbreaknewstoday.com - 9/29/2016 10:34:04 AM
VL, also known as kala-azar, is the world ... countries in the Eastern Africa sub-region and South-East Asia to eliminate visceral leishmaniasis as a public health problem by or before 2020,” said Dr. Ren Minghui, WHO Assistant Director-General for HIV ...
92% of the world's population exposed to unsafe levels of air pollution
Environmental News Network - 9/29/2016 7:13:38 AM
A new WHO air quality model confirms that 92% of the world ... deaths (11.6% of all global deaths) were associated with indoor and outdoor air pollution together. Nearly 90% of air-pollution-related deaths occur in low- and middle-income countries ...
World's largest air purifier makes debut in China
Euronews - 9/29/2016 1:40:11 PM
The world’s largest air purifier ... Roosegaarde, 37, said he was inspired to design and launch his Smog Free Project in China when visiting the country in 2013. High smog and pollution levels in Beijing prohibited children from leaving their homes.
Most of the world breathes polluted air, WHO says
KCCI 8 Des Moines - 9/28/2016 3:00:06 PM
and this includes countries highlighted in the report, including most of Africa and much of the developing world," Batterman said of the WHO map. "Air pollution is causing millions of deaths per year, mostly but not exclusively in the developing world ...
U.S. Building Drone Base in One of Africa's Poorest Countries
teleSUR - 9/30/2016 4:27:48 AM
According to the documents, Niger – one of the poorest countries on a poor continent – is the only ... criticized for its use of unmanned drones in conflict zones around the world, where monitoring groups say that the officials are vastly ...
WHO, OIE and FAO reiterate call for world free from dog-mediated human rabies deaths by 2030
News-Medical - 9/30/2016 4:34:58 AM
The World Health Organization (WHO), the World Organisation ... These initiatives are intended to accelerate rabies elimination programmes in countries. ELIMINATE. Achieving zero human deaths from dog-transmitted rabies by 2030 is feasible but relies ...
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.
Maternal Deaths Worldwide Have Almost Halved In 25 Years
www.deviantworld.com - 9/30/2016 3:23:23 AM
“Some countries and groups of women saw little or no ... The problem here is not that we do not know how to reduce these deaths – the data from the developed world shows that many of these are preventable – it is simply a matter of implementing ...
Air Pollution Causes Over 6 Million Deaths Annually, Says WHO
Science World Report - 9/29/2016 6:23:31 AM
The World ... deaths worldwide in 2012, a number which accounted for 11.6 percent of deaths globally during that year. Furthermore, WHO's new air quality model shows that nearly 90 percent of the deaths related to air pollution took place in low income ...
What Kills More People Each Year: TB, HIV/AIDS Or Viral Hepatitis?
NPR News - 7/14/2016 3:40:08 PM
tuberculosis or HIV/AIDS. That's just one unexpected finding from the first study to systematically assess the scope of the disease around the world. Also surprising: Deaths from viral hepatitis are evenly distributed between rich and poor countries.