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Upcoming National Health Observances for September

By August 31, 2011

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Attention health professionals, teachers, and community groups!

By supporting National Health Observances, you can:

  • Educate the public about health risks
  • Organize successful health promotion events and campaigns
  • Get new ideas, information, and resources on health topics of interest

Contact the sponsoring organization to request outreach materials and information.

Upcoming Observances for September:

  • Childhood Cancer Awareness Month
  • Fruit and Veggies - More Matters Month
  • Healthy Aging® Month
  • Leukemia & Lymphoma Awareness Month
  • National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month
  • National Atrial Fibrillation Awareness Month
  • National Cholesterol Education Month
  • National ITP Awareness Month
  • National Pediculosis Prevention Month/Head Lice Prevention Month
  • National Sickle Cell Month
  • National Yoga Awareness Month
  • Newborn Screening Awareness Month
  • Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month
  • Prostate Cancer Awareness Month
  • Whole Grains Month
  • National Celiac Disease Awareness Day
  • National School Backpack Awareness Day, September 15
  • National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day, September 18
  • National Farm Safety & Health Week, September 18 - 24
  • National Rehabilitation Awareness Celebration, September 18 - 24
  • Get Ready Day, September 19
  • World Alzheimer's Day, September 21
  • RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network) Day, September 22
  • Family Health & Fitness Day USA®, September 24
  • National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, September 27
  • National Women's Health & Fitness Day, September 28
  • World Rabies Day, September 28
  • Sport Purple For Platelets Day, September 30
  • World Heart Day, September 30


2011 National Health Observances, National Health Information Center, Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, DC.


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