Video: WHO World Immunization Week 2014 – Know, Check, Protect

Thursday, April 17, 2014

World Immunization Week starts next week! This short video from the World Health Organization encourages you to ask your local health clinic which vaccines you need, check whether…

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WHO World Immunization Week

Monday, April 22, 2013
WHO World Immunization Week

This week is the World Health Organization’s (WHO) World Immunization Week (WIW), aimed to promote the use of vaccines that protect children and adults from deadly disease. The…

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International Day for Ear and Hearing

Friday, March 1, 2013
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March 3 is the International Day for Ear and Hearing, aimed to raise ear and hearing health awareness through community activities and education. According to the World Health…

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‘Lions Clubs Making a Difference in the Fight against Blindness’

Tuesday, July 3, 2012

Dr. Margaret Chan, Director-General of the World Health Organization, applauded the work of Lions around the world during her keynote address at the Second Plenary session of the…

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‘Vaccines are Victims of their own Success’

Thursday, May 17, 2012

Photo courtesy of Christine McNab/Measles & Rubella Initiative If you have been following our blog, you know the importance of measles vaccinations. And if you have read the…

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