MEN'S HEALTH AWARENESS

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January
National Mentoring Month
14 - 18
Healthy Weight Week
20 - 26
National Non-Smoking Week

February
American Heart Month
Violence Prevention Month
1
National Wear Red Day
10 - 16
Children of Alcoholics Week
10 - 16
Drug Prevention & Education Week
10 - 16
National Child Passenger Safety Week
14 - National Have-A-Heart Day
14 - National Condom Day
14-21 - National Condom Week
24 - Mar 1
National Eating Disorders Awareness Week

March
Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month
National Nutrition Month
Safe Spring Break Month
National Save Your Vision Month
1 -
Self-injury Awareness Day
9 - 15
Brain Awareness Week
16 - 22
Sexual Abstinence Awareness Week
16 - 23
National Inhalants and Poisons Awareness Week

April
Alcohol Awareness Month
Cancer Control Month
Child Abuse Prevention Month
National STDS Education and Awareness Month
National Youth Sports Safety Month
Stress Awareness Month
1-7 -
Genital Intergrity Awareness Week
1-7 -
Testicular Cancer Awareness Week
2 Kick Butts Day
4 - 6
Alcohol Free Weekend
7
World Health Day
7 - 13
National Public Health Week
8 - National Alcohol Screening Day
13 - 19
National Crime Victims' Rights Week
16 -
Semicolon Awareness - Suicide
16 - Stress Awareness Day
18-24 -
Organ and Tissue Donor Awareness Week
20 - 26 National Volunteer Week
25 - 27
National Youth Service Day
25 - May 1 -
National Infant Immunization Week
27 - May 3 National SAFE Kids Week

May
Better Hearing & Speech Month
Correct Posture Month
Digestive Diseases Awareness Month
Healthy Vision Month
Mental Health Month
National
Arthritis Month
National High Blood Pressure Month
National Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month
National Mental Health Month
National Osteoporosis Awareness and Prevention Month
National Physical Fitness and Sports Month
National Teen Pregnancy Prevention Month
Prom Promise
Sleep Better Month
Stroke Awareness Month
2-8 - National Suicide Prevention Week
16-6/20 - Family Month
3 - National Day of Hearing Testing
4 - National Childhood Depression Awareness Day
4 - 10
Teacher Appreciation Week
7
National School Nurse Day
8
Teen Pregnancy Prevention Day

9-15 - Family Week
11 - 17 Alcohol- and Other Drug-Related Birth Defects Awareness Week
19 - Employee Health and Fitness Day
21 - Youth Against Violence
26 -
National Senior Health and Fitness Day
31 World No Tobacco Day

June
Build Your Life Month
Cancer from the Sun Month
Naitional/International Men's Health Month
National Safety Month
Rebuild Your Life Month
11-17 - National Foregiveness Week
9 - 15 Men's Health Week
6 - Cancer Survivor Day
6 - Environment Day
27 - HIV Testing Day
28 - United National International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking

July
Eye Injury Prevention Month
9 - Dental Awareness Day

August
National Immunization Awareness Month
3
National Kids Day
5
National Night Out

September
Suicide Prevention Month
Cholesterol Education Month
Prostate Cancer Awareness Month
9 - International Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Day
7-13 -
Suicide Prevention Week
7-13 -
Yellow Ribbon Week - Suicide
17-23 -
Farm Safety and Health Week
17-23 -
Prostate Cancer Awareness Week
21 International Day of Peace
22
Family Day
23 - Smash Out Suicide

October
AIDS Awareness Month
Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month
Bully Prevention Month
Crime Prevention Month
Dental Hygiene Month

Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Family Sexuality Education Month
Red Ribon Month
Vegetarian Awareness Month
10-16 - National Adult Immunization Awareness Week
14 - National
Depression Screening Day
18 - 26
Red Ribbon Week
19 - 25
Character Counts Week
19 - 25
America's Safe Schools Week
20 -
World Osteoporosis Day
25 -
Make A Difference Day

November
International Impotency Awareness Month
National Healthy Skin Month
10 - 14
Chemical Health Week
20
Great American Smoke-Out
20 - Gay American Smoke-Out (Held during the month of June during Pride festivities in some communities.)
23 - 29
National Family Week

December
National Drunk and Drugged Driving Prevention Month
MADD Tie One On For Safety
1 - World AIDS Day/Day without Art

Source: Chase Calendar, www.menstuff.org

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