October 2014 Health Awareness Events

Awareness Months For October 2014

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

Awareness Weeks For October 2014

Awareness Event Date Nation Organization Comments
Mental Illness Awareness Week Sun 5th Oct - Sat 11th Oct 2014
Begins In 5 Days
United States National Alliance on Mental Illness First Sunday Of October
BackCare Awareness Week Tue 7th Oct - Sat 11th Oct 2014
Begins In 7 Days
United Kingdom BackCare Date Set Each Year:
2014 unconfirmed
Baby Loss Awareness Week Thu 9th Oct - Wed 15th Oct 2014
Begins In 9 Days
United Kingdom Same Date Each Year
Haemophilia Awareness Week Sun 12th Oct - Sat 18th Oct 2014
Begins In 12 Days
Australia Haemophilia Foundation Australia Second Sunday Of October

Awareness Days For October 2014

Awareness Event Date Nation Organization Comments
World Cerebral Palsy Day Wed 1st Oct 2014
This Event Is Tomorrow
Worldwide First Wednesday Of October
National Depression Screening Day Thu 9th Oct 2014
Begins In 9 Days
United States Screening for Mental Health Second Thursday Of October
World Mental Health Day Fri 10th Oct 2014
Begins In 10 Days
Worldwide World Federation For Mental Health Same Date Each Year
Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day Mon 13th Oct 2014
Begins In 13 Days
United States Metastatic Breast Cancer Network Same Date Each Year
World Food Day Thu 16th Oct 2014
Begins In 16 Days
Worldwide Food and Agriculture Organization Same Date Each Year
World Spine Day Thu 16th Oct 2014
Begins In 16 Days
Worldwide Chiropractors' Association Australia Same Date Each Year
World Osteoporosis Day Mon 20th Oct 2014
Begins In 20 Days
Worldwide International Osteoporosis Foundation Same Date Each Year
International Stuttering Awareness Day Wed 22nd Oct 2014
Begins In 22 Days
Worldwide British Stammering Association Same Date Each Year
Lung Health Day Wed 29th Oct 2014
Begins In 29 Days
United States Last Wednesday Of October
National Bandanna Day Fri 31st Oct 2014
Begins In 31 Days
Australia CanTeen Date Set Each Year:
2014 date confirmed
National Bug Busting Day Fri 31st Oct 2014
Begins In 31 Days
United Kingdom Community Hygiene Concern Same Date Each Year

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