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Global Handwashing Day Focuses on Hand Hygiene

Global handwashing day (Oct 15th) increases awareness and understanding about the importance of handwashing with soap as an effective and affordable way to prevent diseases and save lives.

Handwashing Prevents COVID-19 and Other Diseases

Global Handwashing Day is observed on October 15th every year. The theme for the year 2020 is 'Hand Hygiene for All'. To stop the spread of COVID-19, the practice of handwashing at regular intervals is a must, after coughing or sneezing.

Exercise in the Morning to Prevent Cancer

Physical activity done in the morning around 8am -10am throughout lifetime can reduce cancer risk. Researchers have found that time of the day of physical activity plays a crucial role in preventing the development of cancer risk.

Russia Approves One More COVID-19 Vaccine

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday announced that the country has registered the second COVID-19 vaccine after sputnik, according to media reports.