January 2017 Health Awareness Events

Awareness Months For January 2017

Awareness Event Nation Organization Comments
Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month Canada Alzheimer's Society of Canada
Currently Running
Cervical Health Awareness Month United States National Cervical Cancer Coalition
Currently Running
Glaucoma Awareness Month United States Glaucoma Research Foundation
Currently Running
National Birth Defects Prevention Month United States NBDPN
Currently Running
National Blood Donor Month United States American Red Cross
Currently Running
Thyroid Awareness Month United States American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
Currently Running

Awareness Weeks For January 2017

Awareness Event Date Nation Organization Comments
National Non-Smoking Week Sun 15th Jan - Sat 21st Jan 2017
Currently Running
Canada Canadian Council for Tobacco Control Third Sunday Of January
World Leprosy Week Sun 29th Jan - Sat 4th Feb 2017
Begins In 10 Days
Worldwide LEPRA In Action Last Sunday Of January2014 confirmed

Awareness Days For January 2017

Awareness Event Date Nation Organization Comments
World Braille Day Wed 4th Jan 2017
This Event Was 15 days ago
Worldwide World Blind Union Same Date Each Year
Weedless Wednesday Sun 22nd Jan 2017
Begins In 3 Days
Canada Canadian Council for Tobacco Control Date Set Each Year:
Falls On 3rd Full Week Of Jan.
World Leprosy Day Sun 29th Jan 2017
Begins In 10 Days
Worldwide The Leprosy Mission Last Sunday Of January
National Bug Busting Day Tue 31st Jan 2017
Begins In 12 Days
United Kingdom Community Hygiene Concern Same Date Each Year

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