Washington, DC, (PAHO/WHO)- The Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) has recommended that all those travelling to the 2018 FIFA World Cup ensure that they´re up-to-date with all their vaccinations, including the measles, mumps and rubella vaccine (also known as MMR). The 2018 World Cup will be hosted this year by Russia between June 14 and July 15.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) said Caribbean nationals were among more than 70 million people vaccinated against a variety of dangerous preventable diseases last month.
Families may be missing out on valuable nutrition benefits because they delay signing up for the Women Infants & Children program (WIC).
PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti – The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) has launched a campaign to vaccinate more than two million children in Haiti against diphtheria, a bacterial infection that causes throat inflammation and difficulty breathing. In severe cases it can lead to death.