Archive for November, 2004

World Health Organization Campaign

Sunday, November 21st, 2004

The World Health Organization has launched a campaign to try and reduce the number of women who die during pregnancy and childbirth. Currently, at least one woman is believed to die every minute in developing countries. Joy Phumaphi, WHO Assistant Director-General on Family and Community Health told a meeting of health experts in Nairobi: “Pregnancy […]

BBC News coverage

Monday, November 15th, 2004

Whatever names are used the BBC Breakfast Show used to be the BBC Breakfast News. The news used to start on the hour, there were bulletins on the half hour and headlines every quarter hour. It was a serious and informative program. People who wanted entertaining watched something else on a different channel. Now two […]