Sep
21
Sat
World Alzheimer’s Day
Sep 21 all-day

TheWorld Alzheimer Report 2018 – The state of the art of dementia research” of the @AlzDisInt shows that:

  • Every 3 seconds someone in the world develops dementia
  • Dementia became a trillion-dollar disease in 2018
  • Dementia is the 7th leading cause of death worldwide
  • Many countries have no dementia diagnostic tools, no access to clinical trials and, few specialised doctors and researchers

#Alzheimer #WorldAlzMonth #LetsTalkAboutDementia

Sep
25
Wed
International Ataxia Awareness Day
Sep 25 all-day

International Ataxia Awareness Day (IAAD) is on September 25th of each year. It is a coordinated effort from individuals and Ataxia organizations around the world to help shed light on this rare disease.

#IAAD #Ataxia #Raredisease #dazzle4rare #IAAD19 #UnitedAgainstAtaxia

Sep
29
Sun
World Heart Day
Sep 29 all-day

World Heart Day is celebrated on 29th September of every year. It is aimed at drawing people’s attention to heart illness and the range of associated health issues. The day is commemorated to promote different preventative steps and changes in lifestyle to avoid any cardiovascular diseases, like heart attack, stroke, heart failure and any other condition related to the same.

#WorldHeartDay #HeartHealth #cardiovasculardisease #CVD