Growing scepticism of vaccines in Europe, especially in countries like France should be a cause for concern.
Social media companies have struggled to combat fake news of all sorts, from political propaganda to bogus warnings about vaccines such as MMR for measles, mumps, and rubella.
The United Nations agency, issuing its first such guidelines, said under-fives should also be physically active and get adequate sleep to help develop good lifelong habits and prevent obesity and other diseases in later life.
In the poorest countries, about half of facilities do not have basic water services - meaning water delivered by pipes or boreholes that protect it from faeces - putting birthing mothers and newborns in particular danger, new data shows.
In its latest report, Oxfam highlighted that India's healthcare services are hurting poor and low-income Indians. TRT World visits one of the country's biggest hospitals to find out whether Oxfam's findings translate on the ground.
The infectious disease is re-emerging at a time when the country is in the throes of an economic crisis, threatening to overwhelm a crippled health care system. The number of reported cases increased 40 percent or more in the last year In Caracas.
The Global Burden of Disease study found that while life expectancy is increasing, so too are the years people live in poor health.
Most of the victims belong to a camp for internally displaced people, who are trying to escape Boko Haram violence. The total number of suspected cholera cases in the country stands at 186, according to the health ministry.
A report by the Syrian Network for Human Rights demanded an end to unlawful policies in SDF-controlled areas, while calling for release of detained activist and reporter, Barazan Hussein.
After leaving Tel Afar, near Mosul, thousands of Turkmen find themselves trapped in squalid, cold camps across the border in Syria.
Venezuelan economic crises are not unprecedented and cannot be blamed solely on socialism, Hugo Chavez, or Nicolas Maduro. This is why history keeps repeating itself in a nation so blessed with natural resources.
China punishes 357 officials after discovering tainted vaccine sales
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