World Health Day being observed today

World Health Day is being observed today. The day is aimed at creating awareness of a specific health theme to highlight a priority area of concern for the World Health Organization. Over the years, this has brought to light important health issues such as mental health, maternal, child care and climate change.

World Health Day provides an opportunity to focus worldwide attention on important aspects of global health. In order to celebrate this day, people around the world participate in activities that are related to the topics of health. It is a day that usually marks the beginning of a new campaign that seeks to promote a healthy world.

The theme for World Health Day this year is Building a fairer, Healthier world. The World Health Organization has said that as COVID-19 has highlighted, some people are able to live healthier lives and have better access to health services than others.

World Health Day is celebrated today all over the world, several people struggle to make ends meet with little access to health services. This leads to unnecessary suffering and premature death which harms our societies and economies. WHO has urged world leaders to monitor health inequities and to ensure that all people are able to access quality health services.


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