World Health Organisation

  • Monkeypox Disease Name Changed to Mpox by WHO

    The World Health Organisation has changed the name of the disease Monkeypox to Mpox, as they receive complaints about the word Monkeypox conjuring up racist tropes and stigmatizing patients. The recommendation follows outbreaks that began about six months ago in...

    Published On November 30th, 2022
  • World Diabetes Day observed on 14th November

    World Diabetes Day 2022: World Diabetes Day is observed on November 14 every year to bring the attention of the people to health threats posed by diabetes and how to avoid that. On this day, the enormous achievement of insulin...

    Published On November 14th, 2022
  • World Mental Health Day 2022 Observed on 10 October

    World Mental Health Day 2022 World Mental Health Day is observed on October 10 every year. On this day, various programs are designed to draw attention to mental health issues and their effects on those affected and the lives of...

    Published On October 10th, 2022
  • World Contraception Day 2022 observed on 26th September

    World Contraception Day is marked on September 26 with a focus on creating awareness about contraceptive knowledge and family planning. To educate the younger generation about contraceptive measures. In this program, people are told about the prevention of conception. It...

    Published On September 26th, 2022
  • WHO Report: India was top remittance recipient in 2021 receiving $87 billion

    India was the top recipient country for remittances inflows in 2021, in current US dollars, among the low and middle-income countries, according to a report released by World Health Organisation. India received remittances worth US$ 87 billion in 2021, as per the...

    Published On July 23rd, 2022
  • World Health Day 2022 Celebrates on 7th April

    World Health Day is a global health awareness day celebrated on the 7th April every year. Every year, World Health Day focuses on contemporary health issues that require immediate attention, with varied themes. On World Health Day 2022, World Health...

    Published On April 7th, 2022