May Awareness

May is…

ALS (Amyotropich Lateral Sclerosis) Awareness Month – http://www.alsa.org/news/public-awareness/als-awareness-month/2016/landing.html
Arthritis Awareness Month – http://blog.arthritis.org/news/arthritis-awareness-month/
Brain Tumor Awareness Month – http://abc2.org/join-us/events/go-gray-may
Celiac Disease Awareness Month – https://celiac.org/
Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Month – https://www.cff.org/News/News-Archive/2015/May-Is-National-Cystic-Fibrosis-Awareness-Month/
Healthy Vision Month – https://nei.nih.gov/hvm/about_hvm
Hepatitis Awareness Month – https://www.cdc.gov/hepatitis/heppromoresources.htm
Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection & Prevention Month – https://healthfinder.gov/NHO/MayToolkit2.aspx
Mental Health Awareness Month http://www.mentalhealthamerica.net/may
Skin Cancer Awareness Month – https://www.aad.org/public/spot-skin-cancer/programs/skin-cancer-awareness-month

By Week:

May 12 – 18: Women’s Health Week – https://www.womenshealth.gov/nwhw
May 13 – 19: Bike to Work Week – http://bikeleague.org/bikemonth

By Day:

May 8: School Nurse Day – http://schoolnursenet.nasn.org/home/schoolnurseday
May 12: Mother’s Day
May 18: HIV/AIDS Vaccine Awareness Day – https://www.aids.gov/news-and-events/awareness-days/hiv-vaccine-awareness-day/
May 31: World No Tobacco Day – https://www.who.int/news-room/events/detail/2019/05/31/default-calendar/world-no-tobacco-day