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Mark Your Calendars: October & November

October

October: Health Literacy Month

October: Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October: Eye Injury Prevention Month

October: Healthy Lung Month

October: Home Eye Safety Month

October: National ADHD Awareness Month

October: National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October: National Bullying Prevention Month

October: National Dental Hygiene Month

October: National Down Syndrome Awareness Month

October: Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month

October 1: National Homemade Cookies Day

October 2: National Custodial Worker’s Recognition Day

October 6 – October 12: World Mental Illness Awareness Week

October 7: National Child Health Day

October 10: World Mental Health Day

October 10: National Depression Screening Day

October 15: National Pharmacy Technician Day

October 21 – October 25: National Health Education Week

October 29: World Stroke Day

October 31: Halloween

 

November

November: American Diabetes Month

November: Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month

November: COPD Awareness Month

November: Diabetic Eye Disease Awareness Month

November: Family Caregivers Month

November: Health Skin Month

November: Lung Cancer Awareness Month

November: Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month

November: Stomach Cancer Awareness Month

November 1: National Family Literacy Day

November 3: Daylight Saving Time Ends

November 4: Color the World Orange Day

November 4-10: Medical Staff Services Awareness Week

November 4-10: Diabetes Education Week

November 6: National Stress Awareness Day

November 10-16: Nurse Practitioner Week

November 13: World Kindness Day

November: National Take a Hike Day

November 21: Great American Smokeout

November 21: National Rural Health Day

November 28: Thanksgiving