World Health Day is observed on April 7 under the aegis of the World Health Organisation (WHO).
World Health Day also marks the founding of the WHO. It came into being on April 7, 1948.
Every year, a specific health theme is decided to highlight the area of concern. This year, as the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic, has wreaked havoc across the world, the tagline for World Health Day 2020 is – Support nurses and midwives. The theme recognises the efforts of nurses and other health workers who are doing their best to help the victims of COVID-19.
Since they are taking care of your health, it becomes necessary to show your respect to them by sending these quotes to the nurses and health workers:
— “It is health that is real wealth and not pieces of gold and silver.” – Mahatma Gandhi.
— “He who has health has hope, and he who has hope has everything.”- Arabian Proverb.
— “Three things in life – your health, your mission, and the people you love. That’s it.” – Naval Ravikant.
— “Keep your vitality. A life without health is like a river without water.” – Maxime Lagacé.
— “Happiness is the highest form of health.” – Dalai Lama.
— “True silence is the rest of the mind, and is to the spirit what sleep is to the body, nourishment and refreshment.” – William Penn.
— “The greatest wealth is health.” – Virgil.
— “A good laugh and a long sleep are the best cures in the doctor’s manual.” – Irish Proverb.
— “When the heart is at ease, the body is healthy.” – Chinese Proverb.
— “Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.” – Albert Schweitzer.