National Health Observances and Health Awareness Months

January

Cervical Health Awareness Month
National Glaucoma Awareness Month
Thyroid Awareness Month

February

Age Related Macular Degeneration Month
American Heart Month
Gallbladder and Bile Duct Cacer Awareness Month

March

Bleeding Disorders Awareness Month
National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month
National Endometriosis Awareness Month
National Kidney Month / Kidney Cancer
National Nutrition Month 
Trisomy Awareness Month
Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Month (MS)
Multiple Myeloma Awareness Month

April

Irritable Bowel Syndrome Awareness Month
National Autism Awareness Month
Oral Cancer Awareness Month / Head and Neck Cancer
STI Awareness Month
Parkinson’s Awareness Month
Ankylosing Spondylitis*
Esophageal Cancer Awareness Month
Testicular Cancer Awareness Month
National Sarcoidosis Awareness Month

May

Arthritis Awareness Month
Healthy Vision Month
Hepatitis Awareness Month
Melanoma and Skin Cancer Awareness Month
Mental Health Month
National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month
National Osteoporosis Awareness Month
National Stroke Awareness Month
Preeclampsia Awareness Month
ALS Awareness Month
Bladder Cancer Awareness Month
Brain Tumor Awareness Month / Brain Cancer
National Celiac Diease Month
Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Month
Lupus Awareness Month
National High Blood Pressure Education Month

June

Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month
Cataract Awareness Month
Men’s Health Month
Myasthenia Gravis Awareness Month
National Aphasia Awareness Month
National Congenital Cytomegalovirus Awareness Month
National Scleroderma Awareness Month
Hernia Awareness Month
Scoliosis Awareness Month
PTSD Awareness Month

July

International Group B Strep Awareness Month
Juvenile Arthritis Awareness Month
National Cleft & Craniofacial Awareness & Prevention Month
Sarcoma Awareness Week

August

Gastroparesis Awareness Month
Psoriasis Awareness Month

September

Childhood Cancer Awareness Month
National Atrial Fibrillation Awareness Month
National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month
National ITP Awareness Month
National Sickle Cell Month
National Traumatic Brain Injury Awareness Month
Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month
Prostate Cancer Awareness Month
Sepsis Awareness Month
Sexual Health Awareness Month
World Alzheimer’s Month
Leukemia and Lymphoma Awareness Month
Thyroid Cancer Awareness Month
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Month (PCOS)
Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month

October

National Breast Cancer Awareness Month
National Down Syndrome Awareness Month
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) Awareness Month
ADHD Awareness Month
National Liver Cancer Awareness Month
Healthy Lung Month
Spina Bifida Awareness Month

November

American Diabetes Month
Bladder Health Month
COPD Awareness Month
Lung Cancer Awareness Month
National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month
National Healthy Skin Month
Stomach Cancer Awareness Month
Carcinoid Cancer Awareness Month
Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month
National Epilepsy Awareness Month

December