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Amoha´anga ñeñangareko mba´asy puku: Implementación del Modelo de Cuidados Crónicos en el Bañado Sur y el Chaco Paraguayo

2013-08-12 19:08:03

Las enfermedades crónicas no transmisibles son una prioridad en Paraguay, donde se ha demostrado una alta prevalencia de obesidad, diabetes e hipertensión entre otros en estudios poblacionales.

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Improved influenza surveillance and continued vaccination are needed to protect older adults in the Americas

2013-08-05 18:46:21

A special report published in the latest issue of the Pan American Journal of Public Health calls for better influenza surveillance and continued vaccination of people aged 65 and over in Latin America... 

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Protecting breastfeeding in Peru

2013-08-02 16:01:21

During the 1990s, the rate of exclusive breastfeeding nearly tripled, but in recent years, progress has slowed. PAHO/WHO, UNICEF and NGO partners are working with the government to step up support for breastfeeding.

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PAHO/WHO Offers Fifteen Free Courses through the Virtual Campus for Public Health

2013-08-01 20:31:01

Diabetes, health and human rights, and risk communication: these are a few of the topics that can be studied free of charge in online courses available through the Virtual Campus for Public Health (VCPH) of the Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO).

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