April is Alcohol Awareness Month

April is Alcohol Awareness Month

Alcohol addiction is a disease that changes the way the brain works as it causes emotions, impulsive behavior, cravings and withdrawal symptoms and also increases people’s risk of injuries, drowning, liver disease, and some types of cancer. AlcoRehab estimates that approximately 14 million people in the United States fall under the… More

March is National Kidney Month

National Kidney Month

March is observed as National Kidney Month to spread awareness about kidney disease. The kidneys are commonly associated with the creation of urine, but also help break down and excrete waste into the bladder and play a vital role in reabsorption of certain nutrients. Your kidneys perform various functions……More

February 4 is World Cancer Day – “I Am and I Will”

World Cancer Day

Cancer is a critical health issue affecting millions worldwide. World Cancer Day is observed on February 4 every year to raise awareness about cancer and to encourage people to work to make it a global health priority. This year, the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC), which organizes World Cancer Day, is launching a new 3-year campaign with the theme: “I Am and I Will.” The message is: “Whoever you are, you have the power to reduce the impact of cancer for yourself…..More

October 10 Is Observed as World Mental Health Day

World Mental Health Day

World Mental Health Day (WMHD) is observed on the 10th of October every year for increasing mental health education, awareness and advocacy against social stigma. It is a global observance supported by the United Nations (UN), to raise public awareness about mental health issues worldwide. This event also promotes open discussions…More