May 2017 Health Awareness Events

Awareness Months For May 2017

Awareness Event Nation Organization Comments
ALS Awareness Month United States ALS Association
Begins In 275 Days
Arthritis Awareness Month United States Arthritis Foundation
Begins In 275 Days
Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month United States Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America
Begins In 275 Days
Better Hearing and Speech Month United States ASHA
Begins In 275 Days
Better Sleep Month United States Better Sleep Council
Begins In 275 Days
Celiac Awareness Month United States National Foundation for Celiac Awareness
Begins In 275 Days
Clean Air Month United States American Lung Association
Begins In 275 Days
Correct Posture Month United States American Chiropractic Association
Begins In 275 Days
Cystic Fibrosis Month Worldwide Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Begins In 275 Days
Hepatitis Awareness Month Worldwide Hepatitis Foundation International
Begins In 275 Days
Huntington's Disease Awareness Month United States Huntington's Disease Society Of America
Begins In 275 Days
Lyme Disease Awareness Month Worldwide Lyme Disease Foundation
Begins In 275 Days
Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Month Canada Multiple Sclerosis Society Of Canada
Begins In 275 Days
National Cancer Research Month United States American Association for Cancer Research
Begins In 275 Days
National Crohn's and Colitis Awareness Month Australia Crohn's & Colitis Australia
Begins In 275 Days
National High Blood Pressure Education Month United States Center for Disease Control and Prevention
Begins In 275 Days
National Lupus Awareness Month United States Lupus Foundation of America
Begins In 275 Days
National Melanoma Skin Cancer Awareness Month United States American Academy of Dermatology
Begins In 275 Days
National Mental Health Month United States Mental Health America
Begins In 275 Days
National Neurofibromatosis Month United States Children's Tumor Foundation
Begins In 275 Days
National Osteoporosis Awareness and Prevention Month United States National Osteoporosis Society
Begins In 275 Days
National Physiotherapy Month Canada Canadian Physiotherapy Association
Begins In 275 Days
National Stroke Awareness Month United States National Stroke Association
Begins In 275 Days
Vision Health Month Canada Canadian National Institute for the Blind
Begins In 275 Days

Awareness Weeks For May 2017

Awareness Event Date Nation Organization Comments
Dystonia Awareness Week Wed 3rd May - Thu 11th May 2017
Begins In 277 Days
United Kingdom Date Set Each Year:
2014 confirmed
National Nurses Week Sat 6th May - Fri 12th May 2017
Begins In 280 Days
United States American Nurses Association Same Date Each Year
Brain Tumour Action Week Sun 7th May - Sat 13th May 2017
Begins In 281 Days
United States National Brain Tumor Society First Sunday Of May
Coeliac Awareness Week Tue 9th May - Mon 15th May 2017
Begins In 283 Days
United Kingdom Coeliac UK Date Set Each Year:
2016 Confirmed
Huntington's Disease Awareness Week Thu 11th May - Wed 17th May 2017
Begins In 285 Days
United Kingdom Huntington's Disease Association Date Set Each Year:
2015 confirmed
M.E. Awareness Week Thu 11th May - Wed 17th May 2017
Begins In 285 Days
United Kingdom Action For ME Date Set Each Year:
2014 confirmed
Arthritis Care Awareness Week Sun 14th May - Sun 21st May 2017
Begins In 288 Days
United Kingdom Arthritis Care Date Set Each Year:
2016 confirmed
Dementia Awareness Week Mon 15th May - Sun 21st May 2017
Begins In 289 Days
United Kingdom Alzheimer's Society Date Set Each Year:
2016 confirmed
National Epilepsy Week Mon 15th May - Sun 21st May 2017
Begins In 289 Days
United Kingdom Epilepsy Action Date Set Each Year:
2016 confirmed
Mental Health Week Tue 16th May - Mon 22nd May 2017
Begins In 290 Days
United Kingdom Mental Health Foundation Date Set Each Year:
2016 confirmed
Kidney Health Week Thu 25th May - Wed 31st May 2017
Begins In 299 Days
Australia Kidney Health Australia Date Set Each Year:
2014 confirmed
Spinal Health Week Thu 25th May - Wed 31st May 2017
Begins In 299 Days
Australia Chiropractors' Association Australia Date Set Each Year:
2014 confirmed

Awareness Days For May 2017

Awareness Event Date Nation Organization Comments
Melanoma Monday Mon 1st May 2017
Begins In 275 Days
United States American Academy of Dermatology First Monday Of May
World Asthma Day Tue 2nd May 2017
Begins In 276 Days
Worldwide Global Initiative Asthma First Tuesday Of May
World Red Cross Red Crescent Day Mon 8th May 2017
Begins In 282 Days
Worldwide International Committee of the Red Cross Same Date Each Year
World Lupus Day Wed 10th May 2017
Begins In 284 Days
Worldwide Lupus Foundation of America Same Date Each Year
International CFS/ME Awareness Day Fri 12th May 2017
Begins In 286 Days
Worldwide CFIDS Association of America Same Date Each Year
World Autoimmune Arthritis Day Sat 20th May 2017
Begins In 294 Days
Worldwide IAA Movement Same Date Each Year[2016 Confirmed]
Australia's Biggest Morning Tea Thu 25th May 2017
Begins In 299 Days
Australia Cancer Council Australia Fourth Thursday Of May
World No Tobacco Day Wed 31st May 2017
Begins In 305 Days
Worldwide World Health Organization Same Date Each Year

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