PFIZER ANNOUNCES EXTENSION OF ZITHROMAX® ANTIBIOTIC DONATION PROGRAM THROUGH 2025 TO HELP ELIMINATE WORLD’S LEADING INFECTIOUS CAUSE OF BLINDNESS

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PFIZER ANNOUNCES EXTENSION OF ZITHROMAX® ANTIBIOTIC DONATION PROGRAM THROUGH 2025 TO HELP ELIMINATE WORLD’S LEADING INFECTIOUS CAUSE OF BLINDNESS DRUG DONATION SUPPORTS THE WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION (WHO) COMPREHENSIVE GLOBAL HEALTH STRATEGY TO ELIMINATE TRACHOMA WHICH DISPROPORTIONALLY AFFECTS THE POOREST OF THE POOR Tuesday, June 12, 2018 –

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World Health Organization Issues New Guidelines for Tuberculosis Testing

World Health Organization Issues New Guidelines for Tuberculosis Testing Advocates urge new efforts to address TB The World Health Organization recently issued new guidelines for expanding tuberculosis testing. WHO also wants to improve treatment times for those with latent TB infection. Advocates hope the new guideline will

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South Sudan Announces Halt of Guinea Worm Disease Transmission

South Sudan Announces Halt of Guinea Worm Disease Transmission In a press conference at The Carter Center in Atlanta, South Sudan’s minister of health announced the interruption of guinea worm disease transmission in the country. Guinea worm disease, also called Drancunculiasis, is characterized by painful blisters that

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Venezuelans Lack Proper Nutrition and Medical Resources

Venezuelans Lack Proper Nutrition and Medical Resources Organ donation patients especially at risk   A new university study on the impact of Venezuela’s economic crisis and food shortages found Venezuelans have lost an average of 11 kilograms of body weight last year. Almost 90 percent now live

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