Topic: World Health Organisation

Ignorance about pollutants is killing children

Pollution has been linked to a ‘startling’ 16 per cent of all premature deaths – many of them children – with the majority in low-to-middle income countries. Researchers believe it’s a figure which highlights society’s failure...Read more
|1 comment|author: Simon Weedy

New breastfeeding advice from UNICEF and WHO

UNICEF and the World Health Organisation (WHO) have issued fresh guidelines for health professionals on how they can support women to breastfeed. The Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding complement the Baby-friendly Hospital Initiative, which was launched by...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy