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Problem Gambling Awareness Month

Problem Gambling Awareness Month, observed in March and sponsored by the National Council on Problem Gambling, raises awareness about problem gambling. Problem Gambling Awareness Month educates the public and healthcare…

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Save Your Vision Month

Save Your Vision Month┬áis observed every March and sponsored by the American Optometric Association. Save Your Vision Month aims to increase awareness about good eye care and encourages people to…

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Self Harm Awareness Month

Self Harm Awareness Month┬áis observed in March in the United States, Canada, and Western Europe. There are two-million cases, mostly youth, reported annually in the United States. The stigma of…

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Trisomy Awareness Month

Trisomy Awareness Month, observed in March and sponsored by the Support Organization for Trisomy 18, 13 and Related Disorders, raises awareness about trisomy conditions and the challenges these conditions may…

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Women’s History Month

WomenÔÇÖs History Month┬áis celebrated during the month of March. In 1987 after being petitioned by the National WomenÔÇÖs History Project, Congress passed Pub. L. 100-9 which designated the month of…

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Workplace Eye Wellness Month

Workplace Eye Wellness Month┬áis celebrated during the month of March and sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Workplace eye safety is imperative in industries where injuries are more likely…

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Alcohol Awareness Month

Alcohol Awareness Month, observed each April, works to increase public awareness and understanding, reduce stigma, and encourage local communities to focus on alcoholism and alcohol-related issues. Alcohol Awareness Month┬áincludes an…

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Ankylosing Spondylitis Awareness Month

Ankylosing Spondylitis Awareness Month┬áis observed in April. Ankylosing Spondylitis is a type of inflammatory arthritis that primarily affects the spine or back, although other joints can become involved. In Ankylosing…

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Counseling Awareness Month

Counseling Awareness Month┬áis observed during April, honoring mental health counselors, school and college counselors, substance abuse counselors, and career counselors. Counseling Awareness Month┬áencourages people to learn about professional counselors and…

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Esophageal Cancer Awareness Month

Esophageal Cancer Awareness Month, observed in April, is a time to increase awareness of esophageal cancer, promote the need for a cure after diagnosis, and spur advocacy on behalf of…

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Fabry Disease Awareness Month

Fabry Disease Awareness Month┬áis observed in April. During this time, advocates educate and raise awareness about Fabry Disease, and the way to recognize, diagnose and understand its management. Fabry Disease…

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Irritable Bowel Syndrome Awareness Month

Irritable Bowel Syndrome Awareness Month, observed in April, raises awareness about IBS. This event encourages people who have symptoms of IBS to seek medical advice. Irritable Bowel Syndrome Awareness Month┬áadvocates…