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World Heart Day, which is celebrated every year on September 27, tries spreading the message across that at least 80% of premature deaths from heart disease...
Heart disease, stroke are amongst the world's largest killer, together claiming 17.5 million lives each year. This day is celebrated every year to create...
October 10 is observed as the World Mental Health Day (WMHDAY) since 1992 and this year’s theme is ‘Advocacy for global mental health: scaling up services...
Swine influenza, or ‘swine flu’, is a highly contagious acute respiratory disease of pigs, caused by one of several swine influenza. Morbidity tends to be high...
In conjunction with the Olympics next August, the World Breastfeeding Week (WBW) 2008 calls for greater support for mothers in achieving the gold standard of...
World Population Day is observed on 11 July every year to reaffirm the human right to plan a family. This year's theme is to educate girls to a wide range of...
To create awareness about the damaging effects of illicit drugs, The International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking is celebrated every year on...
World Blood Donor Day, celebrated on June 14 every year, provides a unique opportunity to thank those who donate their blood to help others.
World COPD Day is a global effort to expand the understanding of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and advocate for better care for patients. Parul...
The World Health Organization (WHO) has selected Tobacco Health Warnings as the theme for the World No Tobacco Day 2009, which will take place on 31 May 2009....