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Ebola outbreak spreads to Senegal

September 2, 2014 Senegalese authorities on Monday were monitoring everyone who was in contact with

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WHO calls for stronger action on climate-related health risks

Previously unrecognized health benefits could be realized from fast action to reduce climate change and its consequences. For example, changes in energy and transport policies could save millions of lives annually from diseases caused by high levels of air pollution. The right energy and transport policies could also reduce the burden of disease associated with physical inactivity and traffic injury. Measures to adapt to climate change could also save lives around the world by ensuring that communities are better prepared to deal with the impact of heat, extreme weather, infectious disease and food insecurity.

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Visualizing health disparities in war and peace: Israel vs Palestine

Conflict between Israel and Palestine has resumed, with Israeli airstrikes killing top Hamas leaders and Hamas executing Palestinians they suspected of collaborating with Israel. The deadly cycle begins again, with civilian casualties mounting in Gaza as leaders on both sides blame each other for the breakdown in negotiations. To date, more than 2,000 Palestinians and

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Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit Weekly Media Report – September 15-19, 2014

ANNOUNCEMENTS: As part of the Bloomberg Philanthropies Global Road Safety Program, the Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit (JH-IIRU) has been tasked with training and Read More


Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit Media Report – September 18, 2014

ANNOUNCEMENTS: As part of the Bloomberg Philanthropies Global Road Safety Program, the Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit (JH-IIRU) has been tasked with training and Read More


Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit Media Report – September 17, 2014

ANNOUNCEMENTS: As part of the Bloomberg Philanthropies Global Road Safety Program, the Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit (JH-IIRU) has been tasked with training and Read More


Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit Media Report – September 16, 2014

ANNOUNCEMENTS: As part of the Bloomberg Philanthropies Global Road Safety Program, the Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit (JH-IIRU) has been tasked with training and Read More


Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit Media Report – September 15, 2014

ANNOUNCEMENTS: As part of the Bloomberg Philanthropies Global Road Safety Program, the Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit (JH-IIRU) has been tasked with training and Read More


Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit Weekly Media Report – September 8-12, 2014

ANNOUNCEMENTS: Recently, Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit (JH-IIRU) team members, including research program coordinator, Jeffrey C. Lunnen, director, Adnan Hyder and associated faculty, Aruna Read More


Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit Media Report – September 11, 2014

ANNOUNCEMENTS: Recently, Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit (JH-IIRU) team members, including research program coordinator, Jeffrey C. Lunnen, director, Adnan Hyder and associated faculty, Aruna Read More


Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit Media Report – September 10, 2014

ANNOUNCEMENTS: Recently, Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit (JH-IIRU) team members, including research program coordinator, Jeffrey C. Lunnen, director, Adnan Hyder and associated faculty, Aruna Read More


Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit Media Report – September 9, 2014

ANNOUNCEMENTS: Recently, Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit (JH-IIRU) team members, including research program coordinator, Jeffrey C. Lunnen, director, Adnan Hyder and associated faculty, Aruna Read More


Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit Weekly Media Report – September 2-5, 2014

ANNOUNCEMENTS: **Special Announcement** REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! JH-IIRU will host an international symposium on road safety in low- and middle-income countries on October 16, 2014 Read More


Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit Media Report – September 3, 2014

ANNOUNCEMENTS: **Special Announcement** REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! JH-IIRU will host an international symposium on road safety in low- and middle-income countries on October 16, 2014 Read More


The cost of injury and trauma care in low- and middle-income countries: a review of economic…

Introduction Injuries are a significant cause of mortality and morbidity, of which more than 90% occur in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs).


Ebola outbreak spreads to Senegal

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September 2, 2014 Senegalese authorities on Monday were monitoring everyone who was in contact with


Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit Media Report – September 2, 2014

ANNOUNCEMENTS: **Special Announcement** On October 16, 2014, as part of an ongoing effort to draw attention to the growing burden of road traffic injuries, the Read More


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