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We are the #UnitedNations ’ health agency - #HealthForAll . ▶️ Always check our latest tweets on #COVID19 for updated advice/information.

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@WHO
World Health Organization (WHO)
2 days ago
🔴 LIVE - Day 4 of the WHO Executive Board #EB150 session
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@WHO
World Health Organization (WHO)
2 hours ago
If management of invasive #CervicalCancer is strengthened, together with prevention & early detection, by 2030 we can reduce cervical cancer deaths by more than 3⃣0⃣%. 👉
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@WHO
World Health Organization (WHO)
14 hours ago
Vaccine-preventable diseases include: Cervical cancer Cholera Diphtheria Ebola Hep B Influenza Japanese encephalitis Measles Meningitis Mumps Pertussis Pneumonia Polio Rabies Rotavirus Rubella Tetanus Typhoid Varicella Yellow Fever Yes, #VaccinesWork !
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@WHO
World Health Organization (WHO)
14 hours ago
It is of utmost importance for children to continue to receive the recommended childhood vaccines for other infectious diseases.   #VaccinesWork
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@WHO
World Health Organization (WHO)
17 hours ago
As childhood vaccination rates fall, the risk of outbreaks like measles & polio increases.   #VaccinesWork  to help keep us safe from preventable diseases.   Ensure vaccines are up to date for you and your family.
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@WHO
World Health Organization (WHO)
18 hours ago
As we respond to #COVID19 , now more than ever, we must ensure routine immunization continues to stop vaccine-preventable diseases and avert the risk of multiple disease outbreaks. #VaccinesWork !
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@WHO
World Health Organization (WHO)
19 hours ago
Vaccines protect people of all ages against preventable diseases and it is one of the best ways to provide children with a healthy start in life. Don't delay, vaccinate today! #VaccinesWork
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@WHO
World Health Organization (WHO)
19 hours ago
Children will continue to grow—even during a pandemic. Through access to vaccines against diseases, their immunity should too. #VaccinesWork !
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@WHO
World Health Organization (WHO)
20 hours ago
#Rwanda 🇷🇼 was the first African country to implement a national #HPV vaccination program. Since 2011, more than 1⃣ million girls received the first vaccine dose, helping avert thousands of #CervicalCancer cases in the country. Invest & save lives 👉
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@WHOWPRO
World Health Organization (WHO) Western Pacific
a day ago
Here’s a guide for family and caregivers for managing #COVID19 at home. ⬇
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@WHO
World Health Organization (WHO)
a day ago
In Central Sahel, we are looking at some of the worst health indicators in the world. On average, people in the three countries - Burkina Faso, Mali, Niger, live 20 years shorter than in Switzerland. Maternal mortality is 100 times higher. This is unacceptable.
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@WHOSyria
WHO Syria
2 days ago
The growing number of newly displaced people in #AlHassakeh are receiving timely & critical health services by WHO and its partners,such as Al Mawada.Since the beginning of the crisis, @WHO mobile clinics across the city have provided +1000 medical consultations&treatment for IDPs
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@DrTedros
Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus
a day ago
Deeply saddened by the passing of Dr Noel Juban, a great advocate for global health and equity. He will be remembered for championing community-based social innovations to achieve #HealthForAll . Our deepest condolences to his family and colleagues.
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@DrTedros
Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus
a day ago
. @NeilYoungNYA , thanks for standing up against misinformation and inaccuracies around #COVID19 vaccination. Public and private sector, in particular #socialmedia platforms, media, individuals - we all have a role to play to end this pandemic and infodemic.
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