As in other days of international celebration, its causes are usually supported through social networks. December Calendar 2018 Holidays Printable The United Nations Organization for AIDS (UNAIDS) puts at your disposal all kinds of digital pieces that can be published or disseminated on pages such as Facebook, December Calendar 2018 Holidays Printable in order to promulgate the commemoration of this day. It also invites the use of hashtags, accompanied by photos, videos or links, which show the local action of people in favor of the fight against AIDS. Hashtags allow the unification of the publications of all users around the world.
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This is narrated through a trip that covers from the most respected medical centers to the most vulnerable parts of some African countries.In many countries of the world, including those that belong to Ibero-America, activities are carried out to raise awareness in the general population about this disease.
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These activities are informative and include lectures, conferences, informative workshops, condom distribution, among others. Doctor’s Day – History. The Doctor ‘s Daycommemorates the birth of the medical researcher Carlos Juan Finlay y Barrés in Port-au-Prince, Cuba in 1833. Carlos Finlay marked a milestone in the history of medicine and humanity because he discovered the origin and mode of transmission of yellow fever in 1881.
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This disease is caused by a virus (arbovirus) which is a carrier and transmitter of a mosquito of African origin known as Aedes Aegypti. From this discovery was able to treat and cure this dangerous disease, and thereby save millions of lives to date. Finlay made this discovery in the midst of an epidemic of yellow fever that attacked the entire American continent in the late nineteenth century.
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This day also pays tribute to people who develop the profession of medicine and with their contribution help save thousands of lives daily. This day is celebrated on December 3 of each year.Doctor’s Day – Facts and Famous Phrases. The Day of the Physician was commemorated for the first time in 1953 during a congress of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) that took place in Dallas.
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There was instituted on December 3 as a date to commemorate Doctor’s Day in honor of Dr. Finlay. In Mexico, unlike the rest of the continent, Doctor’s Day is celebrated on October 23 of each year in commemoration of the inauguration of the Medical Sciences Establishment in Mexico City in 1833. Meanwhile, in Venezuela this celebration is celebrated March 10 of each year in homage to the birth of José María Vargas in 1786, a renowned doctor during the liberation campaign of that country.
Despite presenting their discoveries about the origin and form of transmission of yellow fever in 1881, the theories of Carlos Juan Finlay were only accepted in 1901. In this year, scientists from Mexico, Cuba, the United States and Europe recommended following the theory of Dr. Finlay, thus initiating the eradication in Havana of the mosquitoes that transmitted it. Havana is the city in which the epidemic of yellow fever of the nineteenth century in America had begun.This year three doctors of Nigerian origin (Adrian Stokes, Johannes H. Bauer and N. Paulson Hudson) were able to analyze and test the virus that causes yellow fever.