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New Swine Flu Outbreak in Mexico

Four people in the Mexican state of Chihuahua, along the country’s border with the U.S., have recently died following a new outbreak of swine flu, Mexican officials say. As a…

Breastfeeding Recommended for HIV-positive Mothers

A South African provincial authority has been given the thumbs up by UNICEF over its decision to promote breastfeeding among all mothers, even those who are HIV-positive. The department of…

Breastfeeding Recommended for HIV-positive Mothers

A South African provincial authority has been given the thumbs up by UNICEF over its decision to promote breastfeeding among all mothers, even those who are HIV-positive. The department of…

WHO Warns of Anti-Malaria Drug Resistance

A statement issued by the World Health Organisation (WHO) warns that the anti-malaria drug resistance first detected in the Cambodia-Thailand border region in February 2009 seems to be spreading across…

WHO Warns of Anti-Malaria Drug Resistance

A statement issued by the World Health Organisation (WHO) warns that the anti-malaria drug resistance first detected in the Cambodia-Thailand border region in February 2009 seems to be spreading across…

“Lifestyle” Disease Takes its Toll on Western Pacific

Diseases such as diabetes, heart diseases and stroke are all avoidable diseases but are being considered one of the reasons the economy is failing in Western pacific. This report was…