Tag Archives: 2019

World Oceans Day 2019: Date, Theme and Significance of The Day Honouring Ocean and Its Habitat

World Oceans Day 2019 (Photo Credits: File Image) About three-fourths of our Earth’s surface is covered by oceans and we often forget the importance of these water bodies in our entire existence. So every year the United Nations celebrates World Oceans Day on June 8 to remind how critical it is to maintain these oceans. It draws… Read More »

National Hepatitis Testing Day 2019

May is hepatitis awareness month, and Sunday, May 19, marks National Hepatitis Testing Day 2019. It’s a chance to remind the public and health care providers alike that everyone should be tested for viral hepatitis. What’s viral hepatitis? There are three main types: Hepatitis A virus (HAV), hepatitis B virus (HBV) and hepatitis C virus… Read More »