GEROPHARM takes outreach and awareness-raising measures in three main directions:
- Promotion of healthy lifestyle
- Informing the public on prevention of such diseases as diabetes, glaucoma, neurological diseases in adults and children
- Assistance in rehabilitation and socialization of people with various diseases
As endocrinology and, in particular, development and production of drugs for diabetes treatment is one of the priorities for GEROPHARM, the company often initiates and supports campaignsrelated to the topic. The increase in diabetes incidence is a worldwide trend. According to experts, the actual number of people with diabetes in the world currently makes up approximately 300 mln among which 12 mln are Russian residents, moreover, ¾ of them are not diagnosed with diabetes
Since 2010, GEROPHARM has been annually holding special events, involving doctors, representatives of health care authorities, patients’ and public organizations, and journalists in order to draw attention to the disease and its prevention. However, equally important is social and psychological support for people with diabetes. In addition, GEROPHARM is involved into similar programs devoted to the problems of other diseases: glaucoma, autism, cerebral palsy.