Posts Tagged ‘World Health Organization’

Irish Could Be Europe’s
Fattest People by 2030

Anew study conducted by the World Health Organization and the UK Health Forum has issued a dire prediction of the obesity rates in Europe, with Ireland predicted to become the fattest country in Europe by 2030. The study found that 90 percent of Irish men and 84 percent of Irish women would be classified asRead more..

Operation Smile Hosts World Summit in Limerick, Ireland

Operation Smile, founded by Irish-Americans, Dr. William Magee and his wife, Kathy, held its annual four-day World Summit conference in Limerick, Ireland, October 24-27. Operation Smile provides free reconstructive facial surgery to children born with birth defects in developing countries. The conference brought together the world’s leading authorities in medicine, business, education and politics, toRead more..