awareness Archive

DRISHTIKONE eye donation awareness rally in city

Cutting across social, cultureal and age barriers, thousands of conscientious citizens of Kolkata joined the awareness rally to donate eyes and gift a sight to thousands who are visually impaired. Nearly 15 million of the estimated 45 million people in the world without vision are in India. The country needs two lakh corneas each year

Over 70% Women in Haryana Lack Awareness on HIV: Doctors Call For Awareness on World AIDS Day

National Family Health Survey (2015-2016) of Haryana states only 30% of women (aged 15-59) is aware of HIV infection. National AIDS Control Organization (NACO) 2016-2017 reports that 1836 HIV infections are transmitted to Female Sex Workers and 786 IV drug users. Over 25 Lakh Indians are infected by HIV and 14 Lakh not aware of

Beside ‘Raktdhar’ even Femina creating awareness for Transgender community

Anjali Lama became the first transgender model to walk the ramp at Lakmé Fashion Week. But the journey — bullying in school, professional rejection, sex reassignment — has not been easy for her. A chance encounter with a transgender woman turned Lama’s life around by putting her in touch with the Blue Diamond Society, an

Leading doctors of Delhi NCR join hands to create awareness on psychosomatic syndrome

New Delhi: To create awareness among the public and the doctors on certain overlooked disorders and vector borne diseases, conference was organised by Mental Research Society in coordination with GenX Diagnostics with over 200 doctors present on the occasion. Briefing was initiated by Dr Prashant Nag, Pathology, GenX Diagnostics emphasised on how to tackle with vector

Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals & Gautam Gambhir Pledges to spread Awareness for Organ Donation

Common Myths: ·      Only Heart, liver & kidneys can be transplanted ·      I have a medical condition, so I can’t be a donor ·      Organ donation disfigures the body and changes the way it looks in a casket ·      Organ donation is against the religion ·      As a Hindu, if I donate organs, I will

Capital First rallies to raise awareness about air pollution in Delhi; aims to distribute 25,000 pollution masks to schools and traffic police

Delhi Police Commissioner Mr. Alok Kumar Verma, welcomed the initiative of the company to distribute pollution masks to their officials 10,000 masks at schools and 5000 masks to traffic policemen have already been distributed New Delhi, December 30, 2016: The national capital is facing the worst smog in 17 years, according to the Centre for


It’s always exciting when a new mobile game makes a big impact with gamers and earns a spot among the staples of the mobile category that unrelentingly dominate the weekly download charts. Unfortunately, this success is often fleeting. That’s because “big bang” titles will typically concede coveted spots back to more established pillars of the

Awareness, Capacity building and Treatment (ACT) on NCDs is the need of the hour

OPPI Fifth Healthcare Access Summit on NCDs supported by Ministry of Health and Department of Pharmaceuticals Mr Lars Rebien Sørensen, President & Chief Executive Officer, Novo Nordisk A/S delivered the keynote address. Notable cricket personality Mr Sachin Tendulkar, Changing Diabetes® Brand Ambassador for Novo Nordisk pledged his support towards creating awareness on diabetes The OPPI

Ola’s new initiative raises ‘healthy living’ awareness amongst its driver-partners

~ Partners with Sahyadri Hospital and Four Fountains De-Stress Spa in this initiative ~ Pune, August 04, 2016: Ola, India’s most popular mobile app for transportation, today announced the launch of ‘We Care, We Share,’ a healthy living awareness campaign for its driver-partners in the city. The initiative is aimed at positively impacting the wellbeing


Apparel Training & Design Centre (ATDC) with its affordable courses of skill development has avowed to empower the youth. To spread awareness regarding the same, ‘Run for Skills’, marathon was organised by ATDC. The marathon started from ATDC Noida and culminated at the same location, covering major parts of Noida and stopping at Metro Hospital