Upcoming Events

World Hypertension Day

Hypertension is another name for high blood pressure that can lead to severe health complications and increase the risk of heart disease, stroke, and sometimes death. This day is celebrated by World Hypertension League (WHL) on 17th May every year with an aim to “promote awareness about hypertension and to encourage people to prevent and...

HIV Vaccine Awareness Day

Worlds AIDS Vaccine Day or HIV Vaccine Awareness Day is observed every year on 18th May to mark the efforts of thousands of researchers, scientists, health professionals who have contributed to the process of finding safe and effective AIDS medicine. It is also an opportunity to remind communities that they can also play part in...

World No Tobacco Day

Every year on 31st May, the World Health Organization (WHO) and global partners celebrate World No Tobacco Day to raise awareness on the harmful and deadly effects of tobacco use and second-hand smoke exposure, and to discourage the use of tobacco in any form. This Day also serves as a call to action, advocating for...

52nd Union World Conference on Lung Health

The 52nd Union World Conference on Lung Health will take place from 19-22 October. Building on the success of last year’s Union World Conference, which was held entirely virtually for the first time, participants will experience an enhanced and innovative virtual event. The understandable focus on COVID-19 has stalled progress on tuberculosis (TB) and lung...