NMA: Nonprescription Medicines Academy

Upcoming Health Observances

April 17th, 2013

April

April 1–30
Irritable Bowel Syndrome Awareness Month
International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders
www.aboutibs.org/site/about-ibs/april-ibs-awareness-month

April 11
National Alcohol Screening Day
Screening for Mental Health, Inc.
www.mentalhealthscreening.org/events/national-alcohol-screening-day.aspx

April 20–27
National Infant Immunization Week
National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases
www.cdc.gov/vaccines/events/niiw/index.html

April 21–27
National Infertility Awareness Week
RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association
www.resolve.org

May

May 1–31
Arthritis Awareness Month
Arthritis Foundation
www.arthritis.org/arthritis-awareness-month.php

Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month®
American Academy of Dermatology
www.spotskincancer.org

National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month
Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America
www.aafa.org/display.cfm?ID=5&Sub=105&Cont=457

National High Blood Pressure Education Month
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Health Information Center
www.nhlbi.nih.gov

National Osteoporosis Awareness and Prevention Month
National Osteoporosis Foundation
www.nof.org

May 13–17
National Neuropathy Awareness Week
The Neuropathy Association
www.neuropathy.org/site/PageServer?pagename=Neuropathy_Week

June

June 1–30
Men's Health Month
Men's Health Network
www.menshealthmonth.org