Palestinian Medical Relief Society launched Hashtag #New_Breath within campaign titled “ New Year and New Breath” implemented under the project of Long-Term Crisis Challenge - Strengthening Primary Health Care for People with Chronic Diseases" in Gaza Strip.
The campaign was launched from Press House - Palestine in partnership with Medico International and funded by the Federal Republic of Germany and the Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development.
The campaign aimed to raise awareness of the chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, the sixth leading cause of death in the world; it is expected to die every 6 seconds one person in the world due to the disease.
Social activists tweets on Hashtag #New_Breath to raise awareness about this dangerous disease, which smoking is the main cause. The campaigners thanked the press house - Palestine for its support for all activities that serve the Palestinian people.