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WHO creates foundation to boost funds as COVID-19 cases climb
Lisa Schnirring | News Editor | CIDRAP NewsMay 27, 2020Another study of hydroxychloroquine was paused to look for safety signals,
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News Scan for May 27, 2020
COVID-19–related loss of taste, smellCOVID-19 secondary attack rateUS flu vaccine demandFDA approves malaria drug
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WHO Foundation Established to Support Critical Global Health Needs
The World Health Organization (WHO) welcomes the creation of the WHO Foundation, an independent grant-making entity, that will support the
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Countries failing to stop harmful marketing of breast-milk substitutes, warn WHO and UNICEF
A new report by WHO, UNICEF, and the International Baby Food Action Network (IBFAN) reveals that despite efforts to stop
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Tough summer ahead for South America’s COVID-19 hot spots
Lisa Schnirring | News Editor | CIDRAP NewsMay 26, 2020Worries are also rising about the pandemic’s impact on the healthcare
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