Bulletin of the World Health Organization

Current issue: October 2017

• Call for papers: health in the sustainable development goals
• Call for papers: programmes to detect, prevent and treat visual impairments
• Interview with Tabaré Vázquez, president of Uruguay
• Responding to false information about vaccines
• Fewer heart attacks after smoke-free law in Chile
• Improving data for maternal and child health in Kenya
• Sharp decline in malaria in Papua New Guinea

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