Tag: United Nations

Diabetes Problem Grows Relentlessly

Diabetes Problem Grows Relentlessly

The International Diabetes Federation has stated at the meeting of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes, that the world now has an estimated 366 million people with diabetes. Of these people trying to cope with the condition about 4.6 million people every year die of diabetes. Presently medical and health care costs come [...]

November 12, 2012 More
Child abuse

Child abuse

Child abuse or maltreatment occurs in many settings and places around the world. There are various kinds of abuse, and many times a child is the victim of more than one type of maltreatment. The spectrum of maltreatment includes physical abuse, emotional abuse, neglect, and sexual abuse. Issues of child labor and exploitation, lack of [...]

August 3, 2011 More