Health Holidays

DateHolidayCategoryTagsRegion
Sat Jan 12
National Pharmacist Day,
Sat Jan 13
National Gluten-Free Day , ,
Thu Jan 24
National Green Juice Day,
Fri Feb 1
Give Kids A Smile Day, ,
Sun Feb 3
National Women Physicians Day,
Thu Feb 7
National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day,
Sat Feb 9
National Toothache Day
Thu Aug 23
Health Unit Coordinators Day
Mon Sep 10
World Suicide Prevention Day
Thu Sep 13
National Celiac Disease Awareness Day
Fri Sep 14
International Stuttering Awareness Day
Tue Sep 18
Get Ready Day
Tue Sep 18
National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day
Sat Sep 22
Falls Prevention Awareness Day
Wed Sep 26
National School Backpack Awareness Day, ,
Fri Sep 28
Sport Purple for Platelets Day
Sat Sep 29
Family Health & Fitness Day USA
Sat Sep 29
World Heart Day
Mon Oct 1
National Child Health Day, ,
Fri Oct 5
National Get Funky Day
Sat Oct 6
World Cerebral Palsy Day
Thu Oct 11
National Depression Screening Day
Thu Oct 11
World Obesity Day
Sat Oct 13
World Hospice and Palliative Care Day,
Mon Oct 15
National Latino AIDS Awareness Day
Mon Oct 15
National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day, , ,
Wed Oct 16
National Pharmacy Technician Day,
Thu Oct 18
International ShakeOut Day
Fri Oct 19
National Mammography Day
Sun Oct 21
National Check Your Meds Day,
Sat Oct 27
​National Drug Take Back Day,
Mon Oct 29
World Psoriasis Day
Thu Nov 1
National Brush Day,
Thu Nov 15
Great American Smokeout
Thu Nov 15
National Rural Health Day,
Sat Nov 17
​World Prematurity Day
Sat Nov 17
International Survivors of Suicide Day,
Sat Nov 17
National Hiking Day,
Sat Nov 17
National Take a Hike Day, ,
January
National Glaucoma Awareness Month , ,
January
Thyroid Awareness Month
September 9–16
Nephrology Nurses Week,
October
Blindness Awareness Month
October
Breast Cancer Awareness Month
October
Healthy Lung Month,
October
National ADHD Awareness Month,
October
National Dental Hygiene Month,
October
National Depression Education and Awareness Month
October
National Physical Therapy Month
October
National Protect Your Hearing Month
October
World Menopause Month
October 2–9
​National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week, , ,
October 12–19
Bone and Joint Health National Action Week
October 15–22
National Health Education Week
October 21–28
Respiratory Care Week, ,
November
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Awareness Month
November
Diabetic Eye Disease Month,
November
National Alzheimer's Disease Month, ,
November
National Diabetes Month,
November
National Epilepsy Awareness Month,
November
National Family Caregivers Month, , , ,
November
National Healthy Skin Month,
November
National Home Care and Hospice Month, ,
November
National Impotency Month
November
No-Shave November
November
PTA Healthy Lifestyles Month, ,
November 12–19
World Antibiotic Awareness Week
November 18–25
GERD Awareness Week
December
National Drunk and Drugged Driving Prevention Month,