Health Awareness & Health Tips


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World Obesity Day - Mar 4

Today is a great opportunity to reflect on our choices and commit to a journey of health and vitality. On World Obesity Day, SERUM Group appeals to all to prioritize your holistic health for a fit and fabulous future!

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World Hearing Day - Mar 3

With so many sounds and noises surrounding us, we must take care of our hearing health to be able to hear properly. SERUM Group extends warm wishes on World Hearing Day.

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Rare Disease Day - Feb 29, 2024

Rare Disease Day is a day to raise awareness of the over 7,000 rare diseases that impact over 300 million people globally. These diseases may be rare but it is very important to be aware of them. SERUM Group extends warm wishes on Rare Disease Day.

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World Encephalitis Day - Feb 22

Encephalitis is an inflammation in the brain, it can be the cerebrum or the cerebellum. On World Encephalitis Day, SERUM Group appeals to all to raise awareness about encephalitis, a rare but serious neurological condition that can have life-changing consequences.

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International Childhood Cancer Day - Feb 15

Worldwide, an estimated 400,000 children are diagnosed with cancer each year. On International Childhood Cancer Day (ICCD), SERUM Group appeals to all to join hands by spreading awareness about early diagnosis & treatment, supporting survivors, and working towards a Childhood cancer-free world.

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International Epilepsy Day - Feb 12, 2024

According to WHO, around 65M people worldwide are affected by epilepsy and India accounts for nearly 10-20%. About 70% of people with epilepsy can successfully manage epilepsy seizures with medication and certain types of surgery. On International Epilepsy Day (IED), SERUM Group appeals to all to create awareness about epilepsy to help eliminate myths and reduce stigma.

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National Deworming Day - Feb 10

Millions of children across the globe suffer from intestinal worm infections, impacting their health, education, and overall well-being. A worm-free child is healthy, so, SERUM Group appeals to all to join hands for National Deworming Day and advocates the importance of regular deworming as a preventive measure.

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World Cancer Day - Feb 4

It is always good to be proactive about our health so that we can stay away from cancer. On World Cancer Day, SERUM Group appeals to all to be aware of Cancer and go for early diagnosis and treatment.

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Rheumatoid Awareness Day - Feb 2

Rheumatoid Arthritis is a chronic disease that causes inflammation around the body and commonly presents with pain in the joints. There are a variety of treatments. SERUM Group appeals to all to start the intensive treatment as early as possible. There are 3 main ways to treat rheumatoid arthritis: drugs | physical therapies | surgery

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World Braille Day - Jan 4

On World Braille Day, SERUM Group pays heartfelt tribute to Louis Braille, the visionary behind the braille system. Born in 1809 in France, Louis Braille suffered the loss of his sight following a childhood accident. Despite this adversity, his resilience and determination led to the creation of one of the most revolutionary systems in history.

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Universal Health Coverage Day - Dec 12

The world will be a healthier place to live if each one of us can enjoy health services without thinking about financial pressures. #SERUMGroup wishes all a very Happy & Healthy Universal Health Coverage Day.

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World Disabled Day - Dec 3

All of us are equal and therefore, we all must be treated equally. Let us treat people with disabilities at par with the rest of the population. SERUM Group extends warm greetings on World Disabled Day!!

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World AIDS Day - Dec 1

Together, we can end the stigma surrounding AIDS & build a healthier, more compassionate world.

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Antimicrobial Awareness Week - Nov 18-24

Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) occurs when bacteria, viruses, fungi & parasites no longer respond to medicines, making infections harder to treat and increasing the risk of disease spread, severe illness, and death. As a result of drug resistance, antibiotics and other antimicrobial medicines become ineffective and infections become increasingly difficult or impossible to treat. So, on Antimicrobial Awareness Week (Nov 18-24), SERUM Group calls for cross-sectoral collaboration to preserve the effectiveness of antimicrobials.

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National Epilepsy Day - Nov 17

It is estimated that there are more than 10 million persons with epilepsy (PWE) in India. National Epilepsy Day is a day to illuminate the path to knowledge, compassion, and a world free from stigma. #SERUMGroup appeals to all to join the movement for epilepsy awareness – where every conversation, every action, and every bit of understanding matters.

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World Pancreatic Cancer Day - Nov 16, 2023

Pancreatic Cancer often does not show any signs or symptoms in the early stages, making it hard to diagnose early. Thus, it is the 4th deadliest cancer and has the lowest survival rate among all major cancers, with 1 250 people diagnosed each day worldwide. SERUM Group wishes everyone a very Happy and Healthy World Pancreatic Cancer Day. Let us make everyone aware of this cancer which is one of the toughest of all.

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World Diabetes Day - Nov 14

Diabetes is a silent killer! Be aware and stop Diabetes before it starts.

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World Diabetes Day - Nov 14

Almost 1 in 2 adults with diabetes remain undiagnosed. The majority have type 2 diabetes. On World Diabetes Day, SERUM Group appeals to all to spread awareness about the symptoms of diabetes: increased thirst, frequent urination, unexplained weight loss, fatigue & blurred vision. Early detection can make a difference!

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World Pneumonia Day - Nov 12

Let us protect our lungs from the fatal disease of pneumonia and take the necessary precautions. On World Pneumonia Day, SERUM Group appeals to all to take the necessary precautions and vaccinations to protect ourselves and our families from Pneumonia.

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World Immunization Day - Nov 10

Vaccine provides strength to the human body to fight a specific disease and is one of the most effective ways to prevent deadly diseases. On World Immunization Day, SERUM Group appeals to all to Vaccinate which is the safest way of disease prevention and protecting future generations.

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World Radiography Day - Nov 8

OTD Prof W C Röntgen discovered X-rays in 1895. Radiography forms one of the most important foundations of medical diagnostics. On World Radiography Day, SERUM Group pays respect to the vital role diagnostic imaging, radiation therapy, and radiographers play in healthcare management.

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National Cancer Awareness Day - Nov 7

Awareness and Diagnosis today, a TREATMENT & CURE tomorrow! SERUM Group appeals to all to raise more awareness of the issue to give National Cancer Awareness Day more significance. Let's eradicate cancer from our entire lives.

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World Stroke Day - Oct 29

Strokes are a reminder that we need to check on ourselves if we need a second chance. on World Stroke Day, SERUM Group appeals to all to change their lifestyle and diet for a healthier heart is truly worth it.

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World Sight Day - Oct 12, 2023

Eyes are precious. They allow us to see this beautiful world. Many diseases like Glaucoma, Cataracts, and Diabetic Retinopathy can drastically affect our eyes. Let us avail of the eye care services to avoid them at very early stages. SERUM Group extends greetings for World Sight Day.

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World Arthritis Day - Oct 12

On World Arthritis Day, SERUM Group appeals to all to create awareness about rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases and Time to work ... Don't Delay ... and Include a well-balanced diet with plenty of anti-inflammatory food such as green leafy vegetables, berries, ginger, nuts, legumes, and fiber.

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World Heart Day - Sept 29

According to WHF, more than 20.5 million people die of cardiovascular diseases (CVD) worldwide, and are considered the world’s number 1 killer. And 85% are due to coronary heart diseases such as heart attack & cerebrovascular diseases. On this World Heart Day, SERUM Group appeals to all to prioritize our heart’s health and go for a regular heart check-up.

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World Rabies Day - Sept 28

One small step towards the prevention of Rabies can make a big difference. On World Rabies Day, SERUM Group appeals to all to check on time, vaccinate on time, keep your dogs up-to-date on vaccinations, and save lives.

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World Lungs Day - Sept 25

Quit smoking, avoiding pollutants, and exercising regularly are some of the ways to keep our Lungs safe & healthy. SERUM Group extends warm wishes on World Lungs Day.

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World Deaf Day - Sept 24, 2023

SERUM Group appeals to all to embrace diversity and inclusion on World Deaf Day. Let’s celebrate the rich tapestry of human communication.

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World Rose Day - Sept 22

Difficult roads can lead to beautiful destinations. On World Rose Day, #SERUMGroup remembers the undying spirit of 12-year-old Milinda Rose who was diagnosed with Askin's tumour which is a rare blood cancer, and informed that she would survive only a few weeks. However, her undying hope & spirit encouraged her to live for six months. During this period, she used to cheer and spend time with other cancer patients.

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World Alzheimer's Day - Sept 21

Be a Light in the Dark, and Fight Alzheimer’s. On the occasion of World Alzheimer's Day, SERUM Group appeals to all to make this world a better place for those suffering from Alzheimer's.

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World Patient Safety Day - Sept 17

Just like the health of the patients, the safety of the patients is also of great importance. On the occasion of World Patient Safety Day, SERUM Group appeals to all to never take the safety of the patients lightly.

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National Nutrition Week - Sept 1 - 7

“The first wealth is health" - Ralph Waldo Emerson
SERUM Group wishes you on the occasion of National Nutrition Week! Have a blessed and healthy life ahead of you but don't forget to maintain good eating habits. Happy Nutrition Week!

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National Eye Donation Fortnight - Aug 25 – Sept 8

Vision plays a pivotal role. However, many are not fortunate enough. An eye donation from a kind donor can only help them in providing the gift of vision. On this National Eye Donation Fortnight, starting today, SERUM Group appeals to all to Donate Eye. Anyone, regardless of age, gender, or blood group, can donate their eyes.

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World Mosquito Day - Aug 20

Keep mosquitoes at bay to keep malaria & dengue away. On this World Mosquito Day, SERUM Group appeals to all to get tested with SERUM Fever Panel if you have symptoms for over 3 days.

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World Organ Donation Day - Aug 13

“The measure of life is not its duration, but its donation.” - Peter Marshall
On World Organ Donation Day, SERUM Group reminds all to voluntarily donate his/her organs, and in doing so, he/she is actually giving life to many lives in this world. From the entire SERUM Group, wishing you all a very happy World Organ Donation Day!!

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World Lung Cancer Day - Aug 1

Lung Cancer claims more lives every year than breast, colon & prostate cancer combined. And the leading cause of it is Smoking. On World Lung Cancer Day, SERUM Group appeals to all to Quit Smoking.

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World Breastfeeding Week: Aug 1 - 7

Breastfeeding is the Best-Feeding. On World Breast-feeding Week (August 1 - 7), SERUM Group appeals to all mothers to breastfeed their babies for better health and life, stronger immunity, and a brighter future for their child.

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World ORS Day - July 29

Every year thousands of infants and young children in many developing countries die due to Acute Diarrhoeal Diseases. Oral Rehydration Salts (ORS) is one of the most cost-effective methods to prevent dehydration caused by diarrhoea and vomiting. On ORSDay, SERUM Group appeals to all to remember ORS - the ultimate lifesaver!

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World Hepatitis Day - July 28

We can make a lot of difference by taking precautions and by being aware of Hepatitis. On World Hepatitis Day, SERUM Group appeals to all to take vaccine for HEPATITIS for our own health and safety.

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World Allergy Day - July 8

Allergy related diseases are rising quickly worldwide, in both developed and developing nations. On World Allergy Day, SERUM Group appeals to all including patients & healthcare organizations to step forward to increase awareness of allergic diseases and their associated medical issues & emphasizes the importance of education and information concerning allergy diagnosis and management, in addition to preventative measures.

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International Yoga Day - June 21

Yoga is a safe methodology, now accepted worldwide, to cure many mental & physical illnesses. SERUM Group extends warm greetings on International Yoga Day.

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World Sickle Cell Day - June 19

On World Sickle Cell Day, SERUM Group appeals to all to spread awareness about the Sickle Cell Disease (SCD). SCD is usually inherited genetically & causes some clogging in the blood vessels that makes the blood flow much slower and as a result, there is a slow & less transfer of oxygen to the different parts of the body. Furthermore, sickle cells can survive only for 10-20 days & thus causes anemia. So, let us have an awareful sickle cell day!!

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World Blood Donor Day - June 14

Together, we can save lives. SERUM Group wishes a very Happy World Blood Donor Day and extends thanks to all the amazing individuals who selflessly donate blood to save the lives of others. Your kindness and generosity are truly inspiring.🩸

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International Men's Health Week - June 12-18, 2023

On International Men's Health Week, SERUM Group appeals to all to take a step towards raising awareness of the issues revolving around the overall health and well-being - both mental and physical of men and boys. The focus is to change mindsets and policies that favour their health's betterment.

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World Brain Tumour Day - June 8

“Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul – and sings the tunes without the words – and never stops at all.” – Emily Dickinson
When a door closes somewhere for you, another door opens up somewhere else for you. Never Lose Hope in spite of the fact that you’ve Brain Tumour. SERUM Group appeals to all to go for early diagnosis on World Brain Tumour Day.

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Message from CMD

Thalassemia is an inherited blood disorder. Only carrier detection can eradicate it from society. Know Thalassemia, No Thalassemia. Sanjib Acharya, CMD, SERUM GROUP

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Anti-Tobacco Day - May 31

The journey of thousand miles starts with a single step ... take the first step to your goal by saying NO to Tobacco. On Anti-Tobacco Day, SERUM Group appeals to all to say NO to tobacco and YES to LIFE.

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Message from CMD on how to prevent Brain Stroke

7 biggest brain-damaging habits causing Brain Stroke are 1) Missing breakfast, 2) Sleeping late, 3) High sugar consumption, 4) More sleep specially at the morning, 5) Eating meal while watching TV or Computer, 6) Wearing cap/scarf or socks while sleeping, and 7) Habit of blocking/stopping urine for long. Don’t just read it, forward it to whom you care. As I care for you. - Sanjib Acharya, CMD, SERUM Group

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World Thyroid Day - May 25

Thyroid plays a crucial role in regulating metabolism, growth, and development. It produces 2 primary hormones - triiodothyronine (T3) & thyroxine (T4) - that influence the functioning of various organs and systems in the body. 60% with thyroid disorders are unaware. Get tested now. On World Thyroid Day, SERUM Group appeals to all to raise awareness about the importance of early diagnosis and treatment of thyroid diseases.

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World AIDS Vaccination Day - May 18

SERUM Group observes World AIDS Vaccination Day to increase public awareness of the value of the quick invention of the HIV vaccine to avoid both HIV infection and AIDS and to increase public awareness of preventive measures to stop the spread of AIDS.

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World Hypertension Day - May 17

Life is much better when we have a calm and composed heart and mind. On World Hypertension Day, SERUM Group appeals to all to work towards better health and mental peace by practicing yoga, exercising daily, having heaving food, and good lifestyle.

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National Dengue Day - May 16

SERUM Group observes National Dengue Day to raise awareness about Dengue - an extremely painful and in some cases, a life-threatening disease. Be protective otherwise, mosquitoes will make you captive with Malaria & Dengue.

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World Thalassemia Day - May 8

Go for Thalassemia Carrier Test before Marriage and no two Thalassemia Carriers should get Married. Know Thalassemia = No Thalassemia. Sanjib Acharya, CMD, SERUM Group

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Importance of Physiotherapy

Physiotherapy has been seen to significantly improve function, decrease pain & delay the advancement of the disease. Exercise often improves the muscle strength, endurance and flexibility. Sanjib Acharya, CMD, SERUM Group

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World Malaria Day - April 25

Let us come together to fight against Malaria which has taken many lives. By maintaining hygiene and keeping our surroundings clean, we can win the battle against malaria. On World Malaria Day, SERUM Group appeals to all to join hands and make a Malaria-Free society.

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World Immunization Week - April 24-30

SERUM Group promotes World Immunization Week from April 24 to 30 to create awareness of the use of vaccines to protect people of all ages against disease. Immunization saves millions of lives every year and is widely recognized as one of the world’s most successful and cost-effective health interventions.