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Melinda Gates urges backing for 'human capital' of mother and child health

LONDON (Reuters) – Millions of women and babies could avoid untimely deaths if international donors step up to replenish a global health fund so it can expand to 50 countries, the philanthropist Melinda Gates said on Tuesday. FILE PHOTO: Co-Chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Melinda Gates makes remarks during a panel discussion… Read More »

Home Remedies for Quit Smoking – Control the Smoking Urges Posted By : Jhon Napier

Most people are now completely aware of the dangerous effects of cigarette smoking and the importance of quitting this risky habit. Smoking is one of the main factors that cause premature deaths. This habit can make you more vulnerable to many deadly diseases, including cardiovascular diseases, chronic bronchitis, pneumonia, various types of cancers, and cataract.… Read More »

AAP urges flu vaccine for kids 6 months and older

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) issued its annual flu recommendations this week and said that all children ages 6 months and older should receive the vaccine as soon as it becomes available. Citing 179 flu-related child fatalities reported in the 2017-2018 flu season, the AAP said the vaccine “significantly reduces a child’s risk of… Read More »