Important Health Awareness Drives in 2012
Drives for health awareness are more important now than ever before, simply because of the plethora of misinformation propagated everywhere. Thankfully, we are witnessing a rise in health awareness drives and campaigns for issues like cancer, AIDS, hepatitis, tobacco-related ailments, and many other health conditions. These drives talk about improving living standards, preventing epidemics and making people more concerned about how they can manage their health.
Volunteers, celebrities and other known-faces participate in these health awareness drives to make the events successful. In 2012, we heard of many such health awareness drives, being conducted in rural and urban areas across India, and the world. Today, we bring you some of these important health awareness drives from 2012, drives that took a step ahead to improve health care systems and conditions.
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