Don't forget! Join us at 2 p.m. ET for First We Wash Our Hands! A live, interactive webinar that will demonstrate why proper handwashing is so important. Hear guest speakers from @USDA, @CDC & @OregonStateExt. See you there! https://t.co/pqCrbwACwP #GlobalHandwashingDay 👐💦
Happy #GlobalHandwashingDay! Handwashing is necessary in preventing many types of illness. Are you washing your hands correctly & washing them often? 👐💦
"#Iran🇮🇷 is a health leader in the region, and is rightly recognized for its approach to #PrimaryHealthCare.
This has contributed significantly to major improvements in maternal and child health, and prevention and control of noncommunicable diseases"
-@DrTedros at #EMRC66
Ahead of #EMRC66, @DrTedros visited the Shahid Kazemian Health Center in #Tehran, #Iran 🇮🇷
Dr Tedros was very impressed to see the strong life-course approach in the #PrimaryHealthCare system there, from pregnant mothers, newborns & children all the way through to older persons
October is pregnancy and infant loss awareness month💔
It’s every parent’s greatest fear and we need to talk about it: Losing a baby
Practicing good food safety starts right at the grocery store! Are you being a #FoodSafe shopper? Remember to:
✅ Place meat, poultry & seafood in plastic bags.
✅ Separate foods in your grocery cart & bags.
✅ Shop for cold food last!
Today is International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction.
#DRRday aims to promote a global culture of disaster reduction, including prevention, mitigation & preparedness to reduce disaster risk & losses in lives, livelihoods & health.