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
Begins In 127 Days
Cervical Health Awareness Month United States National Cervical Cancer Coalition
Begins In 127 Days
Glaucoma Awareness Month United States Glaucoma Research Foundation
Begins In 127 Days
National Birth Defects Prevention Month United States NBDPN
Begins In 127 Days
National Blood Donor Month United States American Red Cross
Begins In 127 Days
Thyroid Awareness Month United States American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
Begins In 127 Days

Awareness Weeks For January 2017

Awareness Event Date Nation Organization Comments
National Non-Smoking Week Sun 15th Jan - Sat 21st Jan 2017
Begins In 141 Days
Canada Canadian Council for Tobacco Control Third Sunday Of January
World Leprosy Week Sun 29th Jan - Sat 4th Feb 2017
Begins In 155 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
Begins In 130 Days
Worldwide World Blind Union Same Date Each Year
Weedless Wednesday Sun 22nd Jan 2017
Begins In 148 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 155 Days
Worldwide The Leprosy Mission Last Sunday Of January
National Bug Busting Day Tue 31st Jan 2017
Begins In 157 Days
United Kingdom Community Hygiene Concern Same Date Each Year

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