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Gaza child swimmer death highlights deadly pollution crisis

    Gaza child swimmer death highlights deadly pollution crisis

The recent death of a five-year-old boy after swimming off Gaza’s coast has highlighted the deadly pollution crisis afflicting the besieged enclave and the dire humanitarian impact of electricity shortages. Mohammed al-Sayis,

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Syria ‘the most dangerous place on earth for healthcare providers’ – study

Researchers in Lancet study say the ‘weaponisation’ of healthcare in Syria, involving killing of hundreds of medical workers, is unprecedented The “weaponisation” of healthcare in Syria, involving the targeted destruction

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Report on Syria conflict finds 11.5% of population killed or injured

Exclusive Syrian Centre for Policy Research says 470,000 deaths is twice UN’s figure with ‘human development ruined’ after 45% of population is displaced Syria’s national wealth, infrastructure and institutions have

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The cost of war .. Syria

  WHO/EMRO Prior to the current conflict in Syria, immunization rates in the country were among the highest in the Eastern Mediterranean Region. More than 90% of Syrian children were

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Syrian Health Care and the War

    Syrian Health Care and the War

The Faculty of medicine and pharmaceutical was opened in Syria back in 1903 and was named the “Arab Collage of

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Health funds took in 9% more from supplementary health insurance in 2013

Health funds made a total profit of NIS 31 million in 2013, a decrease from NIS 68m. during the previous

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Syria: a healthcare system on the brink of collapse

    Syria: a healthcare system on the brink of collapse

Destroyed hospitals and severe shortages of doctors and drugs are taking their toll in Syria after more than two years

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Israel ranks 4th globally in health care efficiency

    Israel ranks 4th globally in health care efficiency

In a new ranking of countries with the most efficient health care, Israel came in fourth, while the US ranked

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