Health Events & Observances

September

October

Fruits and Veggies More Matters Month
National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month
National Food Safety Education Month
National Preparedness Month
National Recovery Month
Newborn Screening Awareness Month
Sexual Health Awareness Month
Whole Grins Month
5-11  National Suicide Prevention Week
10- World Suicide Prevention Day
18- National HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
20- Get Ready Day
21- National School Backpack Awareness Day
28- World Rabies Day
29- World Heart Day

Eye Injury Prevention Month
Health Literacy Month
National Dental Hygiene Month
SIDS Awareness Month
National Breast Cancer Awareness Month
2-8- Mental Illness Awareness Week
5- International Walk to School Day
6- National Depression Screening Day
12-20- Bone and Joint Health Week
16-20- International Infection Prevention Week
16- World Food Day
17-21 National Health Education Week
19- World Pediatric Bone & Joint Day
23-31 Red Ribbon Week
23-29- Repertory Care Week

November

American Diabetes Month
Bladder Health Month
COPD Awareness Month
Lung Cancer Month
Healthy Skin Month
National Stomach Cancer Awareness Month
19- Great American Smoke Out
19- International Survivors of Suicide Day
24- National Family Health History Day