November 14th is World Diabetes Day. One of the fastest spreading, almost an epidemic in today’s lifestyle. Diabetes also known as DIABETES MELLITUS. Derived from the Greek word diabetes meaning siphon – to pass through and the Latin word MELLITUS meaning honeyed or sweet. This is because in diabetes excess of sugar is found in blood as well as urine. Back in the 17th and 18th Century it was also known as “PISSING EVIL”.
Category: Health Awareness
It’s that time of the year again. Festival of lights to be celebrated with extreme joy and topped up by its own share of good fun. From Tash parties to Goddess Lakshmi’s pooja and not to forget something which we have always advocated all this time but hardly practiced “Say No To Crackers”.
Buying Condoms with Privacy
Condoms, the word itself incites curiosity, shyness, suspicion.
Since 1990’s, efforts have been made by various government agencies as well as the NGO’s via Print and Television Media to popularize and do away with the shyness associated with the word CONDOM. Remember the advertisements which even had a parrot say CONDOM (sounded more like Cundoom).
SEE THROUGH THEM WHEN YOU CAN’T
So, What’s your Excuse?
Organ Donation Week – Pledge your Kidney’s – Kidney Donation
Governed under the THE TRANSPLANTATION OF HUMAN ORGANS RULES, 1995, you can pledge and donate your Organs.
The Most commonly transplanted bone is the LEG or THIGH Bone.
So, shake and share a leg.
Organ Donation Week – Have a Hearty Day.
Right now, India’s more than 10,000 Citizens require a Organ Transplant; and as you read this an average of 2 die every 4 hours. This number will keep on increasing with years to come.