Keeping a check on mental health & illness for older adults

CHEEKTOWAGA, NY (WKBW) – Our mental health plays an important role in our whole life and for older adults it is important for them to recognize mental illness with aging. The World Health Organization estimates that up to 15 percent of adults 60 years of age and older suffer from bipolar disorder. As part of […]

Health Experts Slam Biden’s ‘Massive’ Global Leadership Failure

U.S. President Joe Biden, riding high in the polls, raised his 100-day administration record in his speech at a joint congressional hearing on Wednesday. Focusing on his remarks, especially on the COVID-19 crisis, Biden spoke of how America is “leading the world and” finding drugs “in communities that are hard to reach.” But Biden, striking […]

What are social determinants of health?

Social health decisions are personal situations that affect their health and well-being. It includes politics, economics, and culture, along with how one can easily access health care, education, safe living, and nutrition. The World Health Organization (WHO) is a well-publicized source of information on health issues as “the conditions in which people are born, grew […]

Migration Health Officer (Health Assessment Programme)

Position Title: Immigrant Health Officer (Health Screening Program) Service Station: Niamey, Niger Classification: Professional Staff, Grade P2 Nomination Type: Limited time, one year for extension Limited start date: As soon as possible Closing date: 27 April 2021 Founded in 1951, the IOM is a United Nations-led organization, and as a leading UN agency in the […]