Social media messages

Sep 05, 2014

Tweets

Our biggest barrier in the fight to defeat diarrheal disease is not a lack of solutions. It is a lack of awareness. That’s why we need your help.

 

Share these messages with friends and family on social media, using the hashtag #defeatDD. Add your voice, and join the movement!

 

 

The big picture:
 

Every child gets it, but no child should die from it. Join the global movement to #defeatDD: www.defeatDD.org

 

Diarrhea is the 2nd deadliest disease of children globally. The good news: We have solutions to #defeatDD. 

 

If we can't talk about diarrhea, we can't defeat it. Make some noise with @DefeatDD.

 

Diarrhea Interventions:

 

Breastfeeding provides vital antibodies that protect against diarrhea and pneumonia. #DefeatDD

 

#Malnutrition can result in a 5-to-10-fold increase in a child’s risk of death from diarrhea.

 

If all caregivers could access ORS, #diarrhea deaths would drop by more than 90 percent. #DefeatDD

 

#Zinc reduces severity and duration of #diarrhea, and even prevents future episodes. #DefeatDD.

 

#Vaccines are the best protection against #rotavirus, the most lethal form of childhood #diarrhea.

 

#Vaccines against ETEC and Shigella, leading causes of bacterial #diarrhea, hold dramatic potential. #DefeatDD  

 

Integration:

 

The integration of diarrhea prevention and treatment tools maximizes impact. #DefeatDD 

 

INFOGRAPHIC: Tackling pneumonia and diarrhea: the deadliest diseases for the world's poorest children. #DefeatDD http://ow.ly/ACvlY

 

Fight pneumonia OR diarrhea? Not anymore. The GAPPD strategy tackles both together. #DefeatDD

 

Multimedia:

 

Simple solutions to defeat diarrhea weave the fabric of community health. #DefeatDD https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aqcdtLH-ud8
 

The missing “thread” in the fight against diarrhea? Your voice! #DefeatDD https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=80POTZN88Ho 

 

How to talk shit with friends and family. #DefeatDD https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xJVR7iy7PGk

 

Tools against diarrhea are empowering mothers everywhere. #DefeatDD https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3gjr4kXXm9Y