September Health Observances

Childhood Cancer Awareness Month
www.curesearch.org/

Fruits & Veggies—More Matters ® Month
www.PBHFoundation.org/

Healthy Aging ® Month
aao.org/eyesmart

National Atrial Fibrillation Awareness Month
www.stopafib.org

National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month
www.coam-month.org

National Food Safety Education Month
www.fightbac.org

National ITP Awareness Month
www.pdsa.org/contribute/raise-awareness-for-itp/itp-awareness-month.html

National Pediculosis Prevention Month/Head Lice Prevention Month
www.headlice.org

National Preparedness Month
www.ready.gov/september

National Recovery Month
www.recoverymonth.gov

National Sickle Cell Month
www.sicklecelldisease.org

National Traumatic Brain Injury Awareness Month
www.thejohnnyo.org

National Yoga Awareness Month
www.yogamonth.org

Newborn Screening Awareness Month
www.savebabies.org

Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month
www.ovarian.org

Pain Awareness Month
www.theacpa.org/September-is-Pain-Awareness-Month

Prostate Cancer Awareness Month
www.zerocancer.org

Sepsis Awareness Month
www.sepsis.org/sepsisawarenessmonth/

Sexual Health Awareness Month
www.ashastd.org

Sports Eye Safety Month
aao.org/eyesmart

Whole Grains Month
www.wholegrainscouncil.org/get-involved/celebrate-whole-grains-month-in-september

World Alzheimer’s Month
www.alz.co.uk/wam

https://healthfinder.gov/NHO/nho.aspx?year=2017#month-9