Founded in 2008 by the Global Handwashing Partnership, Global Handwashing Day is recognized annually on October 15 to encourage action, raise awareness, and remind the public of the impact handwashing has on personal and community-wide health.
Understanding sepsis and its causes can aid in rapid diagnosis and effective treatment, saving lives. Whether or not you are a healthcare professional, you have the chance to make a life-saving impact by helping to raise awareness during Sepsis Awareness Month.
Infectious diseases are responsible for millions of deaths worldwide. When COVID-19 containment measures were established, the transmission of these deadly pathogens was reduced, leading to a significant reduction in life-threatening invasive diseases in many countries worldwide.