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Men’s Health Month

Men’s Health Month is celebrated across the country with screenings, health fairs, media appearances, and other health education and outreach activities. Visit website

American Stroke Month

American Stroke Month is an annual opportunity to get the word out. Each May, the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association recognizes American Stroke Month…

Glaucoma Awareness Month

January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month, an important time to spread the word about this sight-stealing disease. Currently, more than 3 million people in the United States have glaucoma. The National Eye Institute projects this number will reach 4.2 million by 2030, a 58 percent increase. Glaucoma is called “the sneak thief of sight” since […]

World AIDS Day

World AIDS Day is held on the 1st December each year and is an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, show their support for people living with HIV and to commemorate people who have died. World AIDS Day was the first ever global health day, held for the first time […]

COPD Awareness Month

November is National COPD Awareness Month As part of National COPD Awareness Month, the COPD Learn More Breathe Better® campaign encourages Breathe Better Network members and all those interested in raising COPD awareness to host events, lead discussions, and conduct other outreach to help people across the country take the first step toward improving the […]

Healthy Lung Month

Initially formed in 1904 to fight tuberculosis, the American Lung Foundation now combats all types of lung disease. The American Lung Foundation currently focuses on issues related to: asthma tobacco control environmental health Join the American Lung Association in their mission to prevent lung disease and promote lung health.