January 2016 Health Awareness Events

Awareness Months For January 2016

Awareness Event Nation Organization Comments
Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month Canada Alzheimer's Society of Canada
Begins In 276 Days
Cervical Health Awareness Month United States National Cervical Cancer Coalition
Begins In 276 Days
Glaucoma Awareness Month United States Glaucoma Research Foundation
Begins In 276 Days
National Birth Defects Prevention Month United States NBDPN
Begins In 276 Days
National Blood Donor Month United States American Red Cross
Begins In 276 Days
Thyroid Awareness Month United States American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
Begins In 276 Days

Awareness Weeks For January 2016

Awareness Event Date Nation Organization Comments
National Non-Smoking Week Sun 17th Jan - Sat 23rd Jan 2016
Begins In 292 Days
Canada Canadian Council for Tobacco Control Third Sunday Of January
World Leprosy Week Sun 31st Jan - Sat 6th Feb 2016
Begins In 306 Days
Worldwide LEPRA In Action Last Sunday Of January2014 confirmed

Awareness Days For January 2016

Awareness Event Date Nation Organization Comments
World Braille Day Mon 4th Jan 2016
Begins In 279 Days
Worldwide World Blind Union Same Date Each Year
Weedless Wednesday Fri 22nd Jan 2016
Begins In 297 Days
Canada Canadian Council for Tobacco Control Date Set Each Year:
Falls On 3rd Full Week Of Jan.
National Bug Busting Day Sun 31st Jan 2016
Begins In 306 Days
United Kingdom Community Hygiene Concern Same Date Each Year
World Leprosy Day Sun 31st Jan 2016
Begins In 306 Days
Worldwide The Leprosy Mission Last Sunday Of January

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