World Health Organization

COVID-19 WHO New Cases (GETTY)
COVID-19 WHO New Cases (GETTY)
CBS News
September 14, 2020 - 7:41 am
The World Health Organization's COVID-19 dashboard showed Monday a new one-day record high had been reached at 307,930 confirmed cases of the coronavirus. The WHO's complete figures for Sunday showed that 307,930 cases were confirmed to the UN health agency during the day, 19,870 higher than...
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Tarrah Gibbons
August 12, 2020 - 10:59 am
Patients who have upcoming dental appointments may want to consider postponing their visits. The World Health Organization said people should avoid dental cleanings and visits to the dentist for now.
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Barbara Schwarz
May 30, 2020 - 9:29 am
President Trump has announced that the U.S. will be terminating its relationship with the World Health Organization. Some call the move destructive on a number of fronts. Read the full article now.
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Members of SOS Funeral wearing personal protective equipments carry a coffin at the Sao Francisco cemetery, on May 22 2020 in Manaus, Brazil.
AP News
May 26, 2020 - 5:21 am
As Brazil and India struggle with surging coronavirus cases, a top health expert is warning that the world is still smack in the middle of the pandemic, dampening hopes for a speedy global economic rebound and renewed international travel.
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Lizzy Buczak
April 28, 2020 - 9:38 am
With Americans itching to get back to their normal lives, many states are beginning to lift ‘stay at home’ orders. However, the World Health Organization is warning that the coronavirus pandemic is ‘far from over.’ Read more now.
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Tarrah Gibbons
April 27, 2020 - 12:37 pm
If you contracted COVID-19, can you get it again? The World Health Organization said there is ‘no evidence’ that you cannot get COVID-19 twice.
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March 12, 2020 - 9:43 am
The COVID-19 virus has been declared a global pandemic by the World Health Organization. The director said the organization is ‘deeply concerned by the alarming levels of spread and severity’ of the virus.
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January 30, 2020 - 12:12 pm
The World Health Organization declared the outbreak sparked by a new virus in China that has been exported to more than a dozen countries as a global emergency Thursday after the number of cases spiked tenfold in a week.
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A woman wears a face mask as she walks along a street in Beijing, Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2020. China as of Wednesday has more infections of a new virus than it did in with SARS, though the death toll is still lower.
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AP News
January 29, 2020 - 12:04 pm
World health officials, back from a visit to Beijing, expressed great concern Wednesday that a dangerous new virus is spreading between people outside of China, even as the number of illnesses continue to grow dramatically inside that Asian nation.
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Associated Press
June 18, 2018 - 9:56 am
(AP) - Obsessive video gamers know how to anticipate dangers in virtual worlds. The World Health Organization says they now should be on guard for a danger in the real world: spending too much time playing. In its latest revision to a disease classification manual, the U.N. health agency said...
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