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Health Awareness

Submitted on: July 28, 2021

Health awareness months, weeks, and days are so important: They rally us together to spread awareness and show support.

August

  • Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month with the National Eye Institute
  • Gastroparesis Awareness Month with the Gastroparesis Patient Association for Cures and Treatments
  • National Breastfeeding Month with the U.S. Breastfeeding Committee
  • National Immunization Awareness Month with the CDC
  • Psoriasis Action Month with the National Psoriasis Foundation
  • Summer Sun Safety Month with the American Cancer Society
  • World Lung Cancer Day (Aug. 1) with multiple organizations
  • World Breastfeeding Week (Aug. 1–7) with the World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action
  • National Health Center Week (Aug. 9–15) with multiple organizations
  • Contact Lens Health Week (Aug. 19–23) with the CDC
  • International Overdose Awareness Day (Aug. 31) with the Penington Institute