World Health Organisation

  • Watch: How quickly can Ebola spread August 9, 2014

    The Ebola outbreak has been classified as an international health emergency by the World Health Organisation. The virus has spread across parts of West Africa and health officials are scrambling to organize a global response. Dr Sanjay Gupta tells how quickly this disease can spread. ...
  • New diabetes detection test to cost more January 19, 2011

    WHO is pushing for a new test for diabetes detection which was earlier used only for monitoring. ...
  • Poor sanitation costs India multi-billion losses December 23, 2010

    Poor sanitation in India is costing annual losses of $54 billion. ...
  • Swine flu: Where it all started April 30, 2009

    Mexico City: With the World Health Organisation raising a pandemic alert, the Swine flu outbreak is now a global health concern. But it all started in Mexico City. Dr Sanjay Gupta is traces the origins of this disease. ...