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September, 2020

  • 28 September

    California Governor Signs Law to Grow Mental Health Coverage

    -Editorial Governor Gavin Newsom signed a package of bills that will improve access to quality mental health and substance use disorder services for all Californians, as well as measures that help homeless Californians suffering from behavioral health challenges access the help they need. Governor Newsom devoted the entirety of his 2020 State of the …

  • 3 September

    World Mental Health Day: An opportunity to kick-start a massive scale-up investment in mental health

    -Editorial Mental health is one of the most neglected areas of public health. Close to 1 billion people are living with a mental disorder, 3 million people die every year from the harmful use of alcohol and one person dies every 40 seconds by suicide. And now, billions of people …

August, 2020

  • 20 August

    Countries must expand services to cope with mental health effects of COVID-19 pandemic

    -Editorial Countries in the Americas should expand and invest in mental health services to cope with the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, Pan American Health Organization Director Carissa F. Etienne said today. “The COVID-19 pandemic has caused a mental health crisis in our region at a scale we’ve never seen …

  • 6 August

    WHO Celebrates World Breastfeeding Week

    -Editorial The theme of World Breastfeeding Week 2020 is “Support breastfeeding for a healthier planet”. In line with this theme, WHO and UNICEF are calling on governments to protect and promote women’s access to skilled breastfeeding counseling, a critical component of breastfeeding support. Breastfeeding provides every child with the best …

July, 2020

  • 22 July

    Pregnant Women Have Been Infected with COVID-19 In Imperial Valley

    -Editorial The Imperial County Health Department has identified 49 pregnant women that have tested positive for COVID-19, according to recent information released. Imperial County Public Health Officer Dr. Stephen Munday said it is important to take precautions so that the mother doesn’t transmit the virus through contact. “It doesn’t necessarily …

  • 11 July

    WHO and partners to help more than 1 billion people quit tobacco to reduce risk of COVID-19

    -Editorial A new Access Initiative for Quitting Tobacco aims to help the world’s 1.3 billion tobacco users quit. Stopping smoking is more important than ever as evidence reveals that smokers are more likely than non-smokers to have severe outcomes from COVID-19. The project gives people free access to nicotine replacement …

  • 5 July

    Coronavirus and pregnancy – preserving maternal health across the European Region

    -Editorial The COVID-19 pandemic has pushed many health systems to the brink, resulting in non-urgent care being deprioritized to make way for thousands of COVID-19 patients. However, there are some areas that cannot wait, and one of them is maternal health. Reductions in access to and use of essential maternal …

  • 1 July

    WHO Discusses the Last Six-Months of COVID-19

    -Editorial This week marks six months since the World Health Organization received the first reports of a cluster of cases of pneumonia of unknown causes in China. The six-month anniversary of the outbreak coincides with reaching 10 million cases and 500,000 deaths. WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said that even when …

June, 2020

  • 27 June

    Digital Health Empowering People

    -Editorial Globally, with 9 million confirmed COVID-19 cases and over 400,000 deaths reported to WHO, the pandemic continues to accelerate, with a record number of new coronavirus cases reported on Sunday, with 183,020 confirmed in 24 hours. Over 2.5 million cases have been reported from Europe. While the European Region …

  • 25 June

    IOC joins forces with WHO and the United Nations to fight COVID-19

    -Editorial On Olympic Day, 23 June 2020, the International Olympic Committee and WHO together with the United Nations launch a partnership to encourage individuals and communities around the world to be #HEALTHYTogether. The three partners and Olympic athletes will spotlight the global collaboration needed to stay healthy and reduce the spread and …