MayMeasurementMonth Campaign 2018 launched in Nepal


MayMeasurementMonth Campaign 2018 launched in Nepal

May 2, 2018

State Minister for Health and Population Hon. Padma Aryal formally launched a month long nationwide blood pressure screening campaign today. MayMeasurementMonth2018 Campaign was kickoff by measuring Minister’s blood pressure. The main objective of this campaign is to raise awareness on hypertension in Nepal. Last year, This campaign measured blood pressure of 7 thousand peoples in Nepal. The target of campaign for this year is to reach at least 10 thousand.

May Measurement Month is an initiative led by the International Society of Hypertension (ISH) and endorsed by the World Hypertension League (WHL).  It grew out of World Hypertension Day, which was launched by the WHL in 2005 to raise awareness around blood pressure worldwide. The goal of this initiative is to raise awareness around blood pressure worldwide.

Read more:May Measurement Month! MMM18! #checkyourpressure

Press Release! May Measurement Month for Hypertension-Nepal



Photo Source: Facebook

Join official facebook page May Measurement Month for Hypertension-Nepal

Read also:  2018 Environmental Performance Index: Air quality top public health threat

About Author

Sagun's Blog is popular health information sharing online platform initiated by Sagun Paudel since 2011. Thousands of health professionals have trusted Sagun’s Blog as a right website to find the latest public health opportunities, information & resources for health updates in Nepal. Sagun’s Blog is also serving information on global opportunities for international visitors. The main purpose of this blog is to share the right public health updates, information & opportunities in right time for public health professionals. The most popular information in this blog are jobs, scholarships, conferences, fellowships, awards, internships, grants, national & international plan policy, guideline, report, and health news. Sagun’s Blog is committed & dedicated to delivering accurately, trusted, up-to-date health information & opportunities to all health professionals. This initiation will help every public health professionals to have access to the right information & opportunities at right time to develop their professional career.