INTERNATIONAL NURSES’ DAY – 12 MAY 2024

INTERNATIONAL NURSES’ DAY – 12 MAY 2024

International Nurses Day is an international day observed around the world on 12 May each year, which is the anniversary of Florence Nightingale’s birth.   This day is celebrated to mark the contributions that nurses make to society. Nurses are the...
NATIONAL HOSPICE WEEK:   5 – 11 MAY 2024

NATIONAL HOSPICE WEEK: 5 – 11 MAY 2024

THE PATH TO EXCELLENCE Hospice Week from 5 to 11 May 2024 is a tribute to the unwavering dedication of palliative care providers and medical professionals. With consistent mentorship and learning, these heroes make a profound difference in the lives of...
WORLD MALARIA DAY 2024:   25 APRIL

WORLD MALARIA DAY 2024: 25 APRIL

Each year on this day, the world unites for World Malaria Day to raise awareness about this serious mosquito-borne illness.  THEME for 2024 This year the theme for World Malaria Day is “Accelerating the fight against malaria for a more equitable...
17 APRIL IS WORLD HAEMOPHILIAC DAY

17 APRIL IS WORLD HAEMOPHILIAC DAY

On April 17, 2024, the global bleeding disorders community will come together to celebrate World Hemophilia Day. The theme of the event this year is “Equitable access for all: recognizing all bleeding disorders”. The World Federation of Hemophilia (WFH) vision of...
WORLD HEALTH DAY:       7 APRIL, 2024 – Make a Difference!

WORLD HEALTH DAY: 7 APRIL, 2024 – Make a Difference!

WORLD HEALTH DAY is a global health awareness day celebrated every year on 7 April, under the sponsorship of the World Health Organization (WHO), as well as other related organizations. The World Health Assembly decided to celebrate 7 April of each year, with effect...
INTERNATIONAL GLAUCOMA WEEK:  MARCH 10-16, 2024

INTERNATIONAL GLAUCOMA WEEK: MARCH 10-16, 2024

THIS YEAR, WORLD GLAUCOMA WEEK IS MARCH 10-16, 2024.  WHAT IS GLAUCOMA? Glaucoma is a group of eye diseases that can damage your eye’s optic nerve, slowly leading to vision loss and blindness. The direct cause of nerve damage isn’t well understood....