World Rabies Day

world rabies day

September 28th, the death anniversary of Louis Pasteur, the renowned French Chemist and Biologist who discovered Rabies Vaccine, is named “World Rabies Day”. World Rabies Day aims to increase awareness on this disease and take effective actions in order to eradicate the disease worldwide.

World Blood Donor Day

World Blood Donor Day

Each year on June 14, we celebrate World Blood Donor Day. This day is given from the anniversary of the birth date of Karl Landsteiner, an Austrian biologist, physician, and immunologist who was born on 14th of June 1868.

World Hepatitis Day

World Hepatitis Day

Darman Ara Co. and Biotest AG attendance at 8th Tehran Hepatitis Conference
26-28 July 2022
Sadra Conference Hall

World Hypertension Day

World Hypertension Day

World Hypertension Day is observed every year on May 17 to increase awareness of hypertension and educate people about the problems caused due to hypertension.

World Kidney Day

Kidney-Day

Your kidneys remove wastes and extra fluid from your body. Your kidneys also remove acid producing by the cells of your body and maintain a healthy balance of water, salts, and minerals. Without this balance, organs in our body may lose their normal function.

World Health Day 2022

World Health Day 2022

In the midst of a pandemic, a polluted planet, increasing diseases like cancer, asthma, heart disease, on World Health Day 2022, WHO will focus global attention on urgent actions needed to keep humans and the planet healthy and foster a movement to create societies focused on well-being.

World Obesity Day

World-Obesity-Day

World Obesity Day is observed globally on 4th of March. Obesity is a complex disease, with many root causes throughout society. That’s why we all need to work together to find solutions.

World Cancer Day

world cancer day

World Cancer Day held every 4 February is the global uniting initiative led by the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC).

Rare Disease Day

rare disease day

A disease is rare when it affects fewer than 1 in 2000 people. Thera are 300 million people (3.5-5.9% of world population) with rare disease, which 72% of them are genetic diseases. Over 6000 rare diseases are characterised by a broad diversity of disorders and symptoms that vary not only from disease to disease but also from patient to patient suffering from the same disease.

World Food Day 2021

World Food Day 2021

World food day 2021 is celebrated every year all over the world with a view to paying tribute to the founding date of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations in 1945.

World Diabetes Day 2021

World Diabetes Day 2021

Established in 1991 by the International Diabetes Federation with support from WHO in response to growing concerns about the health and economic threat posed by diabetes, World Diabetes Day became an official UN day in 2006.

World Cerebral Palsy Day

World Cerebral Palsy Day

October 6 marks World Cerebral Palsy Day. CP is a neurological disorder that starts during infancy or childhood and that affects motor function, in other words, muscle control, coordination and movement. children suffering from cerebral palsy (CP) often have feeding difficulties. the act of eating requires the simultaneous coordination of a large number of muscle groups (especially facial muscles). Since CP affects body movement and muscle control, eating can also be affected. Hence providing optimal nutrition to children with CP helps improve their nutritional status and their overall general health.

International Plasma Awareness Week (4-8 Oct)

International Plasma Awareness Week

The purpose of naming this week: Increasing international awareness about plasma collection; Importance of donating plasma to save and improve life quality; Increasing knowledge about vital plasma derived medicines

International PKU Day

international pku day

People with PKU cannot break down foods containing protein in the usual way, due to the lack of an enzyme the body cannot properly deal with the amino acid phenylalanine. When PKU is detected early and treated with a special diet, children are able to reach their full potential. A key element in the management of PKU is the use of PKU formula, which provides all the amino acids found in protein but with little or no phenylalanine. PKU formulas support adequate intake of protein in combination with the small allowance of regular dietary protein.

World Hepatitis Day 2021 – Hepatitis can’t wait

world-hepatitis-day

World Hepatitis Day is observed each year on 28 July to raise awareness of viral hepatitis, an inflammation of the liver that causes severe liver disease and hepatocellular cancer. This year’s theme is “Hepatitis Can’t Wait”. With a person dying every 30 seconds from a hepatitis related illness – even in the current COVID-19 crisis – we can’t wait to act on viral hepatitis. There are five main strains of the hepatitis virus – A, B, C, D and E. Together, hepatitis B and C are the most common which result in 1.1 million deaths and 3 million new infections per year.

World Heart Day

World Heart Day

World Heart Day which is celebrated every year on 29th September was created by World Heart Federation.

World Blood Donor Day

World Blood Donor Day

Every year countries around the world celebrate World Blood Donor Day (WBDD). The event serves to raise awareness of the need for safe blood and blood products and to thank voluntary, unpaid blood donors for their life-saving gifts of blood.