October 2024
Health Awareness Events

Awareness Months For October 2024

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

Awareness Weeks For October 2024

Awareness Event Date Nation Organization Comments
Mental Illness Awareness Week Sun 1st Oct - Sat 7th Oct 2023 United States National Alliance on Mental Illness
BackCare Awareness Week Sat 7th Oct - Wed 11th Oct 2023 United Kingdom BackCare
Haemophilia Awareness Week Sun 8th Oct - Sat 14th Oct 2023 Australia Haemophilia Foundation Australia
Baby Loss Awareness Week Mon 9th Oct - Sun 15th Oct 2023 United Kingdom

Awareness Days For October 2024

Awareness Event Date Nation Organization Comments
World Cerebral Palsy Day Wed 4th Oct 2023 Worldwide
World Mental Health Day Tue 10th Oct 2023 Worldwide World Federation For Mental Health
National Depression Screening Day Thu 12th Oct 2023 United States Screening for Mental Health
Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day Fri 13th Oct 2023 United States Metastatic Breast Cancer Network
World Food Day Mon 16th Oct 2023 Worldwide Food and Agriculture Organization
World Spine Day Mon 16th Oct 2023 Worldwide Chiropractors' Association Australia
World Osteoporosis Day Fri 20th Oct 2023 Worldwide International Osteoporosis Foundation
International Stuttering Awareness Day Sun 22nd Oct 2023 Worldwide British Stammering Association
Lung Health Day Wed 25th Oct 2023 United States
National Bandanna Day Tue 31st Oct 2023 Australia Canteen
National Bug Busting Day Tue 31st Oct 2023 United Kingdom Community Hygiene Concern

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