October 2018 Health Awareness Events

Awareness Months For October 2018

Awareness Event Nation Organization Comments
Autism Awareness Month Canada Autism Society Canada
Currently Running
Breast Cancer Awareness Month Worldwide Macmillan Cancer Support + Others
Currently Running
Down Syndrome Awareness Month United States National Down Syndrome Society
Currently Running
Healthy Lung Month United States American Lung Association
Currently Running
Liver Awareness Month United States American Liver Foundation
Currently Running
Lupus Awareness Month United Kingdom Lupus UK
Currently Running
National Orthodontic Health Month United States American Association of Orthodontics
Currently Running
National Spina Bifida Awareness Month United States Spina Bifida Association
Currently Running
Rett Syndrome Awareness Month Worldwide International Rett Syndrome Foundation
Currently Running
SIDS Awareness Month Worldwide National Institute of Child Health & Human Development
Currently Running

Awareness Weeks For October 2018

Awareness Event Date Nation Organization Comments
BackCare Awareness Week Sun 7th Oct - Thu 11th Oct 2018
This Event Finished 7 days ago
United Kingdom BackCare Date Set Each Year:
2014 unconfirmed
Mental Illness Awareness Week Sun 7th Oct - Sat 13th Oct 2018
This Event Finished 5 days ago
United States National Alliance on Mental Illness First Sunday Of October
Baby Loss Awareness Week Tue 9th Oct - Mon 15th Oct 2018
This Event Finished 3 days ago
United Kingdom Same Date Each Year
Haemophilia Awareness Week Sun 14th Oct - Sat 20th Oct 2018
Currently Running
Australia Haemophilia Foundation Australia Second Sunday Of October

Awareness Days For October 2018

Awareness Event Date Nation Organization Comments
World Cerebral Palsy Day Wed 3rd Oct 2018
This Event Was 15 days ago
Worldwide First Wednesday Of October
World Mental Health Day Wed 10th Oct 2018
This Event Was 8 days ago
Worldwide World Federation For Mental Health Same Date Each Year
National Depression Screening Day Thu 11th Oct 2018
This Event Was 7 days ago
United States Screening for Mental Health Second Thursday Of October
Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day Sat 13th Oct 2018
This Event Was 5 days ago
United States Metastatic Breast Cancer Network Same Date Each Year
World Food Day Tue 16th Oct 2018
This Event Was 2 days ago
Worldwide Food and Agriculture Organization Same Date Each Year
World Spine Day Tue 16th Oct 2018
This Event Was 2 days ago
Worldwide Chiropractors' Association Australia Same Date Each Year
World Osteoporosis Day Sat 20th Oct 2018
Begins In 2 Days
Worldwide International Osteoporosis Foundation Same Date Each Year
International Stuttering Awareness Day Mon 22nd Oct 2018
Begins In 4 Days
Worldwide British Stammering Association Same Date Each Year
Lung Health Day Wed 31st Oct 2018
Begins In 13 Days
United States Last Wednesday Of October
National Bandanna Day Wed 31st Oct 2018
Begins In 13 Days
Australia CanTeen Date Set Each Year:
2014 date confirmed
National Bug Busting Day Wed 31st Oct 2018
Begins In 13 Days
United Kingdom Community Hygiene Concern Same Date Each Year

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