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2009-02-18 17:55:35

The United Nations and its government, public and private-sector partners are meeting in New York to assess global immunization efforts. Peter Salama, UNICEF's health chief, said the meeting provides an opportunity to identify ways to reach immunization targets, the United Nations said Wednesday in a news release. An additional 2 million lives could be saved every year by expanding existing immunization coverage and adding available new vaccines for diseases such as pneumonia and diarrhea,...

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.