Posts Tagged WHO

WHO warns of “accelerating” pandemic, says health workers must be protected

UNTV News   •   March 24, 2020

The pandemic of disease caused by the coronavirus is accelerating, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Monday (March 23), with more than 300,000 cases now recorded and infections reported...

WHO: Iwasan ang pag-inom ng Ibuprofen para sa COVID-19 Symptoms

UNTV News   •   March 18, 2020

Inirerekomenda ng WHO ang pag-iwas sa pag-inom ng Ibuprofen kung ikaw ay may sintomas ng COVID-19, pagkatapos magbigay ng babala ang French Officials na maaring magpalala ito ng epekto ng...

World Health Organization says ‘test, test, test’ for coronavirus

UNTV News   •   March 17, 2020

The World Health Organization called on all countries on Monday (March 16) to ramp up their testing programmes as the best way to slow the advance of the coronavirus pandemic....

No available COVID-19 test kits in Phl yet — FDA

Maris Federez   •   March 15, 2020

MANILA, Philippines — The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has reiterated that there are no registered COVID-19 diagnostic test kits that are now available to the public yet. In a...

WHO urges nations to stock up on ventilators for severe cases of COVID-19

Marje Pelayo   •   March 4, 2020

MANILA, Philippines – The World Health Organization (WHO) is encouraging countries to prepare medical equipment capable of dealing with severe cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19). According to WHO, “oxygen therapy...

China’s approach to containing epidemic contributes to global medical community — WHO

UNTV News   •   February 25, 2020

China’s bold approach to contain the rapid spread of the new respiratory pathogen has changed the course of a rapidly escalating and continuously deadly epidemic, said an official with the...

WHO concludes global research and innovation forum on novel coronavirus

UNTV News   •   February 13, 2020

The Global Research and Innovation Forum held by the World Health Organization (WHO) in response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak concluded on Wednesday in Geneva, Switzerland. The two-day forum...

Coronavirus cases stabilize, but outbreak could go any way — WHO

UNTV News   •   February 13, 2020

SWITZERLAND (Reuters) — The number of cases of infection with the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) in China has stabilized, but the apparent slowdown in the epidemic spread should be viewed with “extreme...

WHO launches global research forum against novel coronavirus pneumonia

UNTV News   •   February 12, 2020

A global research and innovation forum was launched by the World Health Organization (WHO) in Geneva on Tuesday to mobilize international action in response to the novel coronavirus outbreak. Co-hosted...

WHO hopes to have vaccine for COVID-19 ready in 18 months

Marje Pelayo   •   February 12, 2020

GENEVA, Switzerland — The World Health Organization (WHO) announced on Tuesday (February 11) that it takes time to develop a vaccine against the novel coronavirus now named COVID-19. However, the...


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