Raising Awareness Content
World AIDS Day 2022: Time to Equalize
HIV, the virus that causes AIDS (acquired immunodeficiency syndrome) is one of the world’s most serious public health challenges. Since the identification of the virus's causal link to AIDS in 1984, the epidemic has claimed over 40 million lives through AIDS-related illnesses.
Crohn’s and Colitis Awareness Week 2022: Making IBD visible
Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis are types of chronic inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) – a long-term inflammation of the gut that affects men and women.
International Men’s Day: Focusing on Men’s Health
International Men's Day is an important day to consider men's mental and physical health. It is a day to recognize how some health conditions can affect men and to raise awareness around some of the unique challenges men may face.
World Antimicrobial Awareness Week: The importance of antimicrobial stewardship
touchINFECTIOUS DISEASES avidly supports World Antimicrobial Resistance Week’s campaign to raise awareness of the dangers of AMR and encourage best practices to reduce its spread.
World Diabetes Day 2022
touchIMMUNOLOGY and touchENDOCRINOLOGY support World Diabetes Day and its mission to raise awareness of the dangers of diabetes, the preventative ways we can seek to avoid it, and the ever-growing research and treatments that need funding to change more lives.
Respiratory Care Week 2022: More breathing room
touchRESPIRATORY supports Respiratory Care Week and its aim to spread greater awareness of respiratory diseases and the available care, and to recognise the specialists who make that care possible.
World Psoriasis Day: Not Just A Skin Condition
touchIMMUNOLOGY supports World Psoriasis Day and its mission to raise awareness of how the potential comorbidities of psoriasis can affect an individual's life, dispel misconceptions and empower governments to offer greater treatment access.
Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Wear it Pink
touchONCOLOGY supports Breast Cancer Awareness Month and its global effort to educate more people on the symptoms and treatments available for breast cancer.