Men’s Health Month aims to heighten the awareness of preventable health problems and encourage early detection and treatment of disease among men and boys. This month gives health care providers, public policy makers, the media, and individuals an opportunity to encourage men and boys to seek regular medical advice and early treatment for disease and injury.
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National Stroke Awareness Month is observed in the United States annually during the month of May. National Stroke Awareness Month was created to promote public awareness and reduce the incidence of stroke in the United States.
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April is Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Awareness Month! Even if you do not have IBS, the disorder is so common that you likely know someone living with it. During the month of April, it is encouraged to bring attention to important health messages about IBS diagnosis, treatment, and quality of life issues.
April is Alcohol Awareness Month! Misuse and addiction to alcohol and other substances leads to increased risk of injuries, violence, liver disease, and some types of cancer. We can use this month to raise awareness about alcohol/substance abuse and take action to prevent it. Check out this infographic to learn about some of the many options people use to recover from addiction to alcohol and other substances:
April is Autism Awareness Month! This initiative was launched over twenty years ago by the Autism Society with the goal of promoting "autism awareness, inclusion, and self-determination for all, and assure that each person with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is provided the opportunity to achieve the highest possible quality of life."
March is National Kidney Month. The goal of National Kidney Month is to educate others on the importance of our kidneys and inform the world on ways to prevent kidney disease.
Endometriosis Awareness takes place across the globe during the month of March (and beyond) with a mission to raise awareness of a disease which affects an estimated 176 million women worldwide.