Incidentally, in India, Children’s Day coincides with the World Diabetes Day. And this coincidence gains more significance when the reports of Indian children being diagnosed with diabetes, are adding up at an alarming rate. This rise in the number of Type 2 Diabetes cases has pushed the panic buttons in families, health organizations, and the… Continue reading WORLD DIABETES DAY 2021 | Quiz*

World Immunization Day 2021 | Quiz+

World Immunization Day is celebrated every year on November 10. This day is celebrated to make people aware about the importance of getting timely vaccinations against vaccine preventable diseases. Immunization is the process whereby a person is made immune or resistant to an infectious disease, typically by the administration of a vaccine. Immunization helps protect… Continue reading World Immunization Day 2021 | Quiz+

WORLD FOOD DAY 2021 | Test your Food Quotient

Our Actions are Our Future Every year, on 16 October, World Food Day is celebrated to mark the anniversary of the founding of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations, in the year 1979. The day aims at promoting global awareness regarding food security, action for those who suffer from hunger, and… Continue reading WORLD FOOD DAY 2021 | Test your Food Quotient


Montreal Protocol – keeping us, our food and vaccines cool The Montreal Protocol started life as a global agreement to protect the ozone layer, a job it has done well, making it one of the most successful environmental agreements to date. A united global effort to phase out ozone-depleting substances means that today, the hole… Continue reading WORLD OZONE DAY 2021 | OQ!

National Nutrition Week 2021 | Quiz Time! The National Nutrition Week (NNW), an annual nutrition event initiated by Food and Nutrition Board, Ministry of Women and Child Development, Government of India in the year 1982, is observed throughout the country from 1st to 7th September every year. The theme for the National Nutrition Week 2021 is Feed Smart Right from the… Continue reading National Nutrition Week 2021 | Quiz Time!

WORLD ORGAN DONATION DAY 2021 | Interesting Quiz to Follow Up!

World Organ Donation Day is observed on August 13 every year to emphasize the need of donating vital organs for saving the lives of millions of patients, across the world. Organ donation is the process of surgically removing an organ or tissue from one person (the organ donor) and placing it or transplanting into another… Continue reading WORLD ORGAN DONATION DAY 2021 | Interesting Quiz to Follow Up!

The Nurse and Diabetes

Link to the presentation about World Diabetes Day or विश्व मधुमेह दिवस * Vigyan Setu Foundation team would like to take this opportunity to convey our special thanks to our star Zoonosis Ambassador Ms Simeen Rumani for the interesting infographics that have been used all through this presentation.* In the year 1921, Canadian Physician Frederick… Continue reading The Nurse and Diabetes