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World No Tobacco Day – Quit Tobacco

We all know about the statutory warning ‘TOBACCO IS INJURIOUS TO HEALTH.’ We have seen this health warning labels with graphic on tobacco products. But how many of us know that tobacco kills one person every 4 seconds. Imagine, in every 4 seconds someone is dying out of tobacco addiction. Tobacco consumption is the main cause of mouth and lung cancer in India. More than 1 million people die each year due to tobacco-related diseases. It is killing half of its users. To create a global awareness to fight against tobacco, the World Health Organization (WHO) every year celebrates ‘World…

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This World Hypertension Day – All Myths and Facts of Blood Pressure

This World Hypertension Day: “Slay the Common Myths & Literally Know Your Number!” This World Hypertension Day: “Slay the Common Myths & Literally Know Your Number!” You might’ve found the word “Hypertension” quite fancy but do you know it actually stands for High Blood Pressure? Yes, you read it right! Almost every third of U.S. adults have high blood pressure and in India, it has gone beyond count — perhaps you’ve seen someone in your family too. The threat of Hypertension had such a high frequency that many international non-profit organizations came forward to spread its awareness. One such foundation…