Learn About Blood Cancers this Lymphoma Awareness Month

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Lymphoma is a blood cancer that targets the lymphatic system, the body’s disease-fighting network[1]. World Lymphoma Awareness Day (WLAD) is observed annually on 15 September. It was initiated in 2004 by the Lymphoma Coalition (www.LymphomaCoalition.org) and its patient group members. WLAD is an important calendar date for building awareness, galvanising support and raising funds to […]

Nigeria: More Than 11 Million People Inject Drugs Globally – Report

Nigeria: More Than 11 Million People Inject Drugs Globally - Report

The UN report added that approximately one in eight people who inject drugs lives with HIV while half live with Hepatitis C. The World Drug Report 2022 has revealed that more than 11 million people worldwide inject drugs. Published by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), the report explained that injecting drug […]

WHO’s Europe chief warns monkeypox cases have tripled in the region

WHO’s Europe chief warns monkeypox cases have tripled in the region

African health authorities said they are treating the expanding monkeypox outbreak as an emergency, calling on rich countries to share limited supplies of vaccines to avoid equity problems seen during the COVID-19 pandemic.The Associated Press The World Health Organization’s Europe chief warned Friday that monkeypox cases in the region have tripled in the last two […]