The UN health agency received "very minimal information" in the early days of the outbreak, recordings reveal.
The U.S. president accused the UN agency of botching its initial response to the COVID-19 outbreak.
The move comes after the WHO declared a public health emergency.
There are a lot of factors to take into consideration when naming a new illness.
More than 170 people have died in China and around 7,700 have been infected.
It just wouldn't work.
Precautions are being ramped up nationally to prevent spread of the disease from Wuhan, China.
Eight years ago, I didn't know much about depression. Seven years ago, I wanted nothing more than to escape it's pain, and I tried to take my own life. The worse part is, my story is not unique. I, like many men, found depression too hard to talk about. When I began to realize something more serious was going on with my health, I was too ashamed to admit I needed help. All over the world, boys learn that men don't cry, that men don't ask for help, and that real men don't need help anyway.
A Students For Liberty activist carries a protest sign at the World Health Organization's Framework Convention on Tobacco
Excessive noise in a health-care environment is not just annoying but studies have shown that it adversely affects patient healing. A U.S. study found the average noise level in hospital wards to be close to 95 decibels -- 10 decibels beyond the noise level at which U.S. federal law requires ear protection for prolonged exposure.