Merck Foundation Community Awareness Program shares accurate cancer information to help in tackling myths, misconception and stigma through medical camps and social media
The best way to fight a disease is to prevent it. But to do so, people need to know more about their health. That is the reason why knowledge and education are essential for an efficient healthcare system. But in underserved regions, spreading information across communities is a big challenge. To reach patients and professionals with the right healthcare messages on the relevant channels, Merck Foundation has joined hands with its partners to harness the power of social media to raise awareness on cancer early detection and prevention. By partnering with decision makers from the institutions and governments, ministries of health and team of interdisciplinary experts, a wide range of initiatives have been kicked off.
Watch below cancer awareness videos in English, French, Portuguese and local languages: