awareness Archive

Publicis.Sapient launches campaign with The Humsafar Trust to drive awareness about Trans people in India

Gurgaon, October 25, 2018: Publicis.Sapient, the digital business transformation hub of Publicis Groupe, today launched a short film, #PeopleNotLabels, in partnership with The Humsafar Trust, India’s oldest LGBTQ organization. The film aims at building awareness of the constant obstacles encountered by trans people in Indian society. Set in the city of Bengaluru, the film gives

India needs more awareness to prevent mortality through breast cancer

The grades and stages of breast cancer in Indian patients are higher as compared to other countries. Even among the literate population who resort to curative rates and opt for alternative treatment options. Many misconceptions and lack of awareness regarding chemotherapy or mastectomy surgeries keep them away from getting treatment on time and they opt

Microsoft offers free courses to build awareness around data privacy and cloud in the country

Announces online courses on cloud computing and data protection in association with myLaw New Delhi, July 26, 2018: As part of Microsoft India’s continued efforts in building awareness around cloud technologies, data privacy and security subject areas, the company today announced the availability of online courses on cloud computing, with a focus on data protection

Casio Targets Counterfeit Products by Creating Awareness

New Delhi, July 6, 2018: Casio, a leading lifestyle brand in the country, is aggressively running awareness drives to fight the counterfeit markets in India and caution the retailers to desist from such crimes. In order to educate consumers, Casio India regularly conducts awareness programs through various platforms to enable consumers to identify the genuine

Jaypee Hospital creates awareness on hypertension, one of the leading causes of premature deaths in India

Worldwide, every third person is suffering from hypertension Hypertension causes approximately 94 lakhs deaths each year The disease is directly responsible for 29% of all stroke, 24% of heart attacks and 13% of the kidney in India 17th May, 2018, Noida: No wonder India often is termed as the hypertension capital of the world. Thanks

Jaypee Hospital creates awareness on Ankylosing Spondylitis

1 in every 1000 adult  in India suffers from Akylosing Spondylitis Program aimed at awareness building on causes, prevention and treatment Noida, 4th May, 2018: Sedentary lifestyle, coupled with almost no exercise and bad food habits have made us susceptible to many diseases. While, experts and doctors suggest that prevention is better than cure, they

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