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Babatunde Osotimehin Former Minister of Health is dead

Babatunde Osotimehin Former Minister of Health is dead

The family said that the burial of the former Nigerian minister of health would be announced later. He became the Executive Director of UNFPA on November 19, 2010 to serve a four-year term and was re-appointed on August 21, 2014. The United Nations Population Fund population agency has announced the sudden death of its executive director, Babatunde Osotimehin, who has led the agency since 2011.


What actually is Lyme disease and what are the symptoms?

What actually is Lyme disease and what are the symptoms?

Most of us know that ticks are small insects (arachnids) that bite to fasten themselves onto the skin of an animal or human - and feed on blood. It is important to apply products that prevent tick bites to our dogs - and check them for ticks.


North Korea missiles a 'direct threat' to Russia

North Korea missiles a 'direct threat' to Russia

Such defence has become harder in the wake the Paris decision and Trump's trip to Europe last week, in which he demanded that other North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders raise security spending and didn't explicitly reaffirm the alliance's guarantee to mutual defense.


China upset at Mattis' 'irresponsible remarks' on South China Sea

China upset at Mattis' 'irresponsible remarks' on South China Sea

They looked forward to the the fifth such meeting in October, Ross said. Mattis said that, currently, 60 percent of all U.S. Navy ships, 55 percent of Army forces, and about two-thirds of the fleet Marine forces are assigned to the Pacific, and that, soon, 60 percent of U.S.


Survivors of Pediatric Cancers Suffering Less From Chronic Diseases

Survivors of Pediatric Cancers Suffering Less From Chronic Diseases

In fact, the 5-year survival rate after a diagnosis of cancer at ages 0 to 14 has risen from 58 percent in the 1970s to 84 percent today, ASCO said in a press release. Vicky Matarazzo has her entire family of support dealing with stage four cancer. "If you lean on other people that have survived, they can help guide you through it", said Hentzen.



Dufner wins Memorial after roller coaster weekend — Sunday's roundup

DUBLIN, Ohio (AP ) - Daniel Summerhays managed to walk a relatively straight and narrow path at the Memorial, and it took him to an unlikely position going into the final round. The last three winners of the Memorial had never won on the PGA Tour . Fitzpatrick had birdied the last to sign for a 68 and set the target at ten under on a rainy day in Malmo.