World Health Organization (WHO)

World Health Organization (WHO)

@WHO

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We are the #UnitedNations’ health agency. We are committed to achieve better health for everyone, everywhere - #HealthForAll

Geneva, Switzerland
Joined on April 23, 2008
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We looked inside some of the tweets by @WHO and here's what we found interesting.

Inside 100 Tweets

Time between tweets:
24 minutes
Average replies
6
Average retweets
275
Average likes
357
Tweets with photos
76 / 100
Tweets with videos
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Tweets with links
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Rankings (sorted by number of followers)

4. globally and in category Society

80. in category Society

119. globally

It's World Immunization Week! 

Vaccine-preventable diseases include:
Cervical cancer
Cholera
Diphtheria
Hep B
Influenza
Japanese encephalitis
Measles
Meningitis
Mumps
Pertussis
Pneumonia
Polio
Rabies
Rotavirus
Rubella
Tetanus
Typhoid
Varicella
Yellow Fever
#VaccinesWork!

It's World Immunization Week! Vaccine-preventable diseases include: Cervical cancer Cholera Diphtheria Hep B Influenza Japanese encephalitis Measles Meningitis Mumps Pertussis Pneumonia Polio Rabies Rotavirus Rubella Tetanus Typhoid Varicella Yellow Fever #VaccinesWork!

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#ZeroMalaria starts with: political commitment. Last year, Solomon Islands created a roadmap to eliminating malaria, planning out the steps and resources needed over the coming years.

Learn more about what you can do to reduce malaria: https://bit.ly/2WOpK44 

#ZeroMalaria starts with: political commitment. Last year, Solomon Islands created a roadmap to eliminating malaria, planning out the steps and resources needed over the coming years. Learn more about what you can do to reduce malaria: https://bit.ly/2WOpK44 

في #الإسبوع_العالمي_للتحصين، نشدد على أن اللقاحات:
- آمنة
- فعالة
- أساسية
في حماية المجتمعات من الأمراض المعدية
#اللقاحات_فعالة
#اليمن

في #الإسبوع_العالمي_للتحصين، نشدد على أن اللقاحات: - آمنة - فعالة - أساسية في حماية المجتمعات من الأمراض المعدية #اللقاحات_فعالة #اليمن

Los niños menores de 5 años no deben pasar más de una hora al día frente a las pantallas, según las nuevas pautas publicadas por la @opsoms @WHO.

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Las enfermedades prevenibles con #vacunas son: 
Cáncer cervicouterino
Fiebre amarilla 
Sarampión 
Influenza
Cólera
Varicela 
Difteria
Hep B
Paperas
Neumonía
Polio
Rabia
Rotavirus
Rubéola
Tifoidea
#LasVacunasFuncionan 
Aquí hay 5 datos q necesita saber 👇🏽
https://www.paho.org/uru/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=1277:5-hechos-sobre-las-vacunas&Itemid=451 …

Las enfermedades prevenibles con #vacunas son: Cáncer cervicouterino Fiebre amarilla Sarampión Influenza Cólera Varicela Difteria Hep B Paperas Neumonía Polio Rabia Rotavirus Rubéola Tifoidea #LasVacunasFuncionan Aquí hay 5 datos q necesita saber 👇🏽 https://www.paho.org/uru/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=1277:5-hechos-sobre-las-vacunas&Itemid=451 …

La polio es aún un riesgo ¿estamos preparados para enfrentarla?

¡Protejamos a nuestros niños, 👶🏼👧🏿👦🏽👧🏽 vacúnalos contra la polio!

#Vacúnate
#SaludParaTodos

¿Estás haciendo tu parte? +info: http://www.paho.org/sva 

La polio es aún un riesgo ¿estamos preparados para enfrentarla? ¡Protejamos a nuestros niños, 👶🏼👧🏿👦🏽👧🏽 vacúnalos contra la polio! #Vacúnate #SaludParaTodos ¿Estás haciendo tu parte? +info: http://www.paho.org/sva 

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👩🏿⚕️👨🏽⚕️👩🏼⚕️ who climb mountains 🏔, cross rivers 🌊 and don’t stop until every last child is protected from polio with vaccination. 

#EndPolio #GetVax #HealthForAll

👩🏿⚕️👨🏽⚕️👩🏼⚕️ who climb mountains 🏔, cross rivers 🌊 and don’t stop until every last child is protected from polio with vaccination. #EndPolio #GetVax #HealthForAll

#Breastfeeding within an hour after birth is critical for saving newborn lives. Skin-to-skin contact along with suckling at the breast stimulate mother’s production of breastmilk, including colostrum, also called the baby’s ‘first vaccine’ which is rich in nutrients & antibodies.

#Breastfeeding within an hour after birth is critical for saving newborn lives. Skin-to-skin contact along with suckling at the breast stimulate mother’s production of breastmilk, including colostrum, also called the baby’s ‘first vaccine’ which is rich in nutrients & antibodies.

Infants 👶🏼👶🏾👶🏿 should have:
 
🛌🏽14–17 hours (0–3 months of age)
🛌🏽12–16 hours (4–11 months of age)
 
of good quality sleep, including naps http://bit.ly/2ICRzcT 

Infants 👶🏼👶🏾👶🏿 should have: 🛌🏽14–17 hours (0–3 months of age) 🛌🏽12–16 hours (4–11 months of age) of good quality sleep, including naps http://bit.ly/2ICRzcT 

Infants 👶🏽 should be not be restrained for more than 1 hour at a time (e.g. prams/strollers, high chairs, or strapped on a caregiver’s back).
Screen time 📺📱💻 is not recommended.
When sedentary, engaging in reading and storytelling with a caregiver is encouraged 📚

Infants 👶🏽 should be not be restrained for more than 1 hour at a time (e.g. prams/strollers, high chairs, or strapped on a caregiver’s back). Screen time 📺📱💻 is not recommended. When sedentary, engaging in reading and storytelling with a caregiver is encouraged 📚

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#VaccinesWork to: - save millions of lives every year. - protect us all. I welcome the beginning of this year’s immunization week & salute the work of health workers everywhere.

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Infants (less than 1 year) should be physically active several times a day in a variety of ways, particularly through interactive floor-based play; more is better - including at least 30 minutes tummy time spread throughout the day while awake http://bit.ly/2ICRzcT 

Infants (less than 1 year) should be physically active several times a day in a variety of ways, particularly through interactive floor-based play; more is better - including at least 30 minutes tummy time spread throughout the day while awake http://bit.ly/2ICRzcT 

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Travelling 🧳? 
Know before you go: check with your health worker 👨‍⚕️👩‍⚕️ to ensure your family is fully protected. 

Yes, #VaccinesWork! 💪

Travelling 🧳? Know before you go: check with your health worker 👨‍⚕️👩‍⚕️ to ensure your family is fully protected. Yes, #VaccinesWork! 💪

Quality sedentary time young #children spent in interactive non-screen-based activities with a caregiver, such as reading, storytelling, singing and puzzles, is very important for child development.

Quality sedentary time young #children spent in interactive non-screen-based activities with a caregiver, such as reading, storytelling, singing and puzzles, is very important for child development.

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Improving physical activity ⚽️
reducing sedentary time📱📺
ensuring quality sleep 🛌🏽

in young #children 🧒🏽👧🏾 will improve their physical, mental health and wellbeing, and help prevent childhood obesity and associated diseases later in life http://bit.ly/2ICRzcT 

Improving physical activity ⚽️ reducing sedentary time📱📺 ensuring quality sleep 🛌🏽 in young #children 🧒🏽👧🏾 will improve their physical, mental health and wellbeing, and help prevent childhood obesity and associated diseases later in life http://bit.ly/2ICRzcT 

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#Children under five must:

📺📱spend LESS time sitting watching screens
💺 spend LESS time restrained in prams and seats
🛌🏽 get better quality sleep 
🧸⚽️play more interactively

if they are to grow up healthy: new WHO guidelines http://bit.ly/2ICRzcT 

#Children under five must: 📺📱spend LESS time sitting watching screens 💺 spend LESS time restrained in prams and seats 🛌🏽 get better quality sleep 🧸⚽️play more interactively if they are to grow up healthy: new WHO guidelines http://bit.ly/2ICRzcT 

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If we stop vaccinating, outbreaks occur.

Know the facts: any licensed vaccine has been rigorously tested to make sure it is safe and effective for you and your family. #VaccinesWork 👉http://bit.ly/2ICUZMx 

If we stop vaccinating, outbreaks occur. Know the facts: any licensed vaccine has been rigorously tested to make sure it is safe and effective for you and your family. #VaccinesWork 👉http://bit.ly/2ICUZMx 

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It's World Immunization Week!

Ensure you and your family are vaccinated on time, every time. Check with your health worker to see if your vaccines are up-to-date. 

Yes, #VaccinesWork! 👉http://bit.ly/2ICUZMx 

It's World Immunization Week! Ensure you and your family are vaccinated on time, every time. Check with your health worker to see if your vaccines are up-to-date. Yes, #VaccinesWork! 👉http://bit.ly/2ICUZMx 

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À tout âge, les vaccins sauvent des vies. Ils protègent les enfants et les adultes.
Protégez-vous ainsi que votre famille en vous vaccinant à temps. http://bit.ly/2Gg3JEE  via @WHO

À tout âge, les vaccins sauvent des vies. Ils protègent les enfants et les adultes. Protégez-vous ainsi que votre famille en vous vaccinant à temps. http://bit.ly/2Gg3JEE  via @WHO

24 апреля стартует Всемирная неделя иммунизации под лозунгом: «Вакцины действуют — защитимся вместе!». Иммунизация позволяет ежегодно спасать миллионы жизней. Тем не менее, сегодня в мире около 20 миллионов детей не прививались вообще или недостаточно охвачены прививками.

24 апреля стартует Всемирная неделя иммунизации под лозунгом: «Вакцины действуют — защитимся вместе!». Иммунизация позволяет ежегодно спасать миллионы жизней. Тем не менее, сегодня в мире около 20 миллионов детей не прививались вообще или недостаточно охвачены прививками.

#Immunization saves millions of lives and is widely recognized as one of the world’s most successful & cost-effective health interventions
Licensed vaccines are rigorously tested & continuously monitored to make sure its safe & effective.
#VaccinesWork 
👉 http://bit.ly/2ZoO6nn 

#Immunization saves millions of lives and is widely recognized as one of the world’s most successful & cost-effective health interventions Licensed vaccines are rigorously tested & continuously monitored to make sure its safe & effective. #VaccinesWork 👉 http://bit.ly/2ZoO6nn 

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