October 2017 Health Awareness Events

Awareness Months For October 2017

Awareness Event Nation Organization Comments
Autism Awareness Month Canada Autism Society Canada
Begins In 299 Days
Breast Cancer Awareness Month Worldwide Macmillan Cancer Support + Others
Begins In 299 Days
Down Syndrome Awareness Month United States National Down Syndrome Society
Begins In 299 Days
Healthy Lung Month United States American Lung Association
Begins In 299 Days
Liver Awareness Month United States American Liver Foundation
Begins In 299 Days
Lupus Awareness Month United Kingdom Lupus UK
Begins In 299 Days
National Orthodontic Health Month United States American Association of Orthodontics
Begins In 299 Days
National Spina Bifida Awareness Month United States Spina Bifida Association
Begins In 299 Days
Rett Syndrome Awareness Month Worldwide International Rett Syndrome Foundation
Begins In 299 Days
SIDS Awareness Month Worldwide National Institute of Child Health & Human Development
Begins In 299 Days

Awareness Weeks For October 2017

Awareness Event Date Nation Organization Comments
Mental Illness Awareness Week Sun 1st Oct - Sat 7th Oct 2017
Begins In 299 Days
United States National Alliance on Mental Illness First Sunday Of October
BackCare Awareness Week Sat 7th Oct - Wed 11th Oct 2017
Begins In 305 Days
United Kingdom BackCare Date Set Each Year:
2014 unconfirmed
Haemophilia Awareness Week Sun 8th Oct - Sat 14th Oct 2017
Begins In 306 Days
Australia Haemophilia Foundation Australia Second Sunday Of October
Baby Loss Awareness Week Mon 9th Oct - Sun 15th Oct 2017
Begins In 307 Days
United Kingdom Same Date Each Year

Awareness Days For October 2017

Awareness Event Date Nation Organization Comments
World Cerebral Palsy Day Wed 4th Oct 2017
Begins In 302 Days
Worldwide First Wednesday Of October
World Mental Health Day Tue 10th Oct 2017
Begins In 308 Days
Worldwide World Federation For Mental Health Same Date Each Year
National Depression Screening Day Thu 12th Oct 2017
Begins In 310 Days
United States Screening for Mental Health Second Thursday Of October
Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day Fri 13th Oct 2017
Begins In 311 Days
United States Metastatic Breast Cancer Network Same Date Each Year
World Food Day Mon 16th Oct 2017
Begins In 314 Days
Worldwide Food and Agriculture Organization Same Date Each Year
World Spine Day Mon 16th Oct 2017
Begins In 314 Days
Worldwide Chiropractors' Association Australia Same Date Each Year
World Osteoporosis Day Fri 20th Oct 2017
Begins In 318 Days
Worldwide International Osteoporosis Foundation Same Date Each Year
International Stuttering Awareness Day Sun 22nd Oct 2017
Begins In 320 Days
Worldwide British Stammering Association Same Date Each Year
Lung Health Day Wed 25th Oct 2017
Begins In 323 Days
United States Last Wednesday Of October
National Bandanna Day Tue 31st Oct 2017
Begins In 329 Days
Australia CanTeen Date Set Each Year:
2014 date confirmed
National Bug Busting Day Tue 31st Oct 2017
Begins In 329 Days
United Kingdom Community Hygiene Concern Same Date Each Year

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