VOS product purchases support the Give Back Allies in delivering the vital training, medications and equipment needed to help provide basic healthcare regardless of the location or facility.
WHAT HEALTHCARE INITIATIVES YOUR PURCHASE SUPPORTS:
The most frequent medications and accessories provided are analgesics, antibiotics, generics, contraceptives, protein supplements & drinks, expectorants, vitamins, antihistamines, liquid solutions, stitching & serum equipment, dressings, dermatology garnishes and antacids.
Considering infectious agents can enter the body through various mediums, these campaigns decrease the risk of infecting the patient population by educating them on the importance of getting vaccinated, preparing food safely, washing hands, practicing safe sex and not sharing hygiene items.
Taking into account that the principal criteria for assessing growth and nutritional status in children are quantitative indices based on anthropometric measurements for stature (height or length) and body weight, managing their nutrition and development at a young age is of utmost importance.
Vaccines are generally safe and the protection provided by vaccines far outweighs the very small risk of problems. Vaccines make many childhood diseases rare today and the most common ones that are provided are the flu, rotavirus, DTaP, Td, IPV, MMR, HBV, HiB, HBV, PCV and MCV4 vaccines.