May 2016 Health Awareness Events

Awareness Months For May 2016

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

Awareness Weeks For May 2016

Awareness Event Date Nation Organization Comments
Brain Tumour Action Week Sun 1st May - Sat 7th May 2016
This Event Finished 23 days ago
United States National Brain Tumor Society First Sunday Of May
Dystonia Awareness Week Tue 3rd May - Wed 11th May 2016
This Event Finished 19 days ago
United Kingdom Date Set Each Year:
2014 confirmed
National Nurses Week Fri 6th May - Thu 12th May 2016
This Event Finished 18 days ago
United States American Nurses Association Same Date Each Year
Coeliac Awareness Week Mon 9th May - Sun 15th May 2016
This Event Finished 15 days ago
United Kingdom Coeliac UK Date Set Each Year:
2016 Confirmed
Huntington's Disease Awareness Week Wed 11th May - Tue 17th May 2016
This Event Finished 13 days ago
United Kingdom Huntington's Disease Association Date Set Each Year:
2015 confirmed
M.E. Awareness Week Wed 11th May - Tue 17th May 2016
This Event Finished 13 days ago
United Kingdom Action For ME Date Set Each Year:
2014 confirmed
Arthritis Care Awareness Week Sat 14th May - Sat 21st May 2016
This Event Finished 9 days ago
United Kingdom Arthritis Care Date Set Each Year:
2016 confirmed
Dementia Awareness Week Sun 15th May - Sat 21st May 2016
This Event Finished 9 days ago
United Kingdom Alzheimer's Society Date Set Each Year:
2016 confirmed
National Epilepsy Week Sun 15th May - Sat 21st May 2016
This Event Finished 9 days ago
United Kingdom Epilepsy Action Date Set Each Year:
2016 confirmed
Mental Health Week Mon 16th May - Sun 22nd May 2016
This Event Finished 8 days ago
United Kingdom Mental Health Foundation Date Set Each Year:
2016 confirmed
Kidney Health Week Wed 25th May - Tue 31st May 2016
Currently Running
Australia Kidney Health Australia Date Set Each Year:
2014 confirmed
Spinal Health Week Wed 25th May - Tue 31st May 2016
Currently Running
Australia Chiropractors' Association Australia Date Set Each Year:
2014 confirmed

Awareness Days For May 2016

Awareness Event Date Nation Organization Comments
Melanoma Monday Mon 2nd May 2016
This Event Was 28 days ago
United States American Academy of Dermatology First Monday Of May
World Asthma Day Tue 3rd May 2016
This Event Was 27 days ago
Worldwide Global Initiative Asthma First Tuesday Of May
World Red Cross Red Crescent Day Sun 8th May 2016
This Event Was 22 days ago
Worldwide International Committee of the Red Cross Same Date Each Year
World Lupus Day Tue 10th May 2016
This Event Was 20 days ago
Worldwide Lupus Foundation of America Same Date Each Year
International CFS/ME Awareness Day Thu 12th May 2016
This Event Was 18 days ago
Worldwide CFIDS Association of America Same Date Each Year
World Autoimmune Arthritis Day Fri 20th May 2016
This Event Was 10 days ago
Worldwide IAA Movement Same Date Each Year[2016 Confirmed]
Australia's Biggest Morning Tea Thu 26th May 2016
This Event Was 4 days ago
Australia Cancer Council Australia Fourth Thursday Of May
World No Tobacco Day Tue 31st May 2016
This Event Is Tomorrow
Worldwide World Health Organization Same Date Each Year

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