Articles by World Health Org­anisation (WHO)

The Sweet, Deadly Side Of An Airline Breakfast

Satyendra Garg totalled up the sugar content in an airline breakfast recently, and the result was shocking!

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Placebo Effect

As new trials show repurposed drugs are useless for Covid, should India rethink its treatment protocols?

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How Covid Misinformation Triggers Your Mental Health

Research shows that social media and the spread of misinformation are linked to the hindrance of mental wellbeing like fake news induces paranoia.

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Known Unknowns

To achieve herd immunity in a 1.38 billion population, we need to cover 828 million people! The truth is: it may take years, and we still won’t be sure.

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Against Vaccine Nationalism

Ensuring ­access to the Covid vaccine is a challenge as it is needed everywhere at the same time.

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The VacScene

Who gets it first? 30 crore people have been identified to get it within a year. The 50-plus, then healthcare workers, police, municipality, army…. The full Covid vaccine story.

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A Dusshheraa With A Twist

A look at this auspicious day through the prisms of public health and nutrition

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Heal The Heart With The Right Diet

Cardiovascular Diseases are the top cause of death globally, taking 17.9 millions lives each year, says WHO

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Global Hunger Index 2020: India Ranks 94 Out Of 107 Countries, Under ‘Serious’ Category

The Global Hunger Report report gives India a score of 27.2, which puts it in the 'serious category'

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Why Are Men More Vulnerable To Covid-19 Than Females?

World Health Organization (WHO) reports that 63 percent of deaths related to COVID-19 in Europe have been among men

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