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Month

  • American Stroke Awareness Month

    • Information on stroke prevention and treatment

  • Arthritis Awareness Month

  • Better Hearing and Speech Month

  • Clean Air Month

  • Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Month

  • Food Allergy Action Month

  • Global Employee Health and Fitness Month

  • Healthy Vision Month

  • Hepatitis Awareness Month

  • International Mediterranean Diet Month

  • Lupus Awareness Month

  • Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month

  • Mental Health Month

  • National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month

  • National Celiac Disease Awareness Month

  • National High Blood Pressure Education Month

  • National Osteoporosis Awareness and Prevention Month

  • National Physical Fitness and Sports Month

  • National Teen Pregnancy Prevention Month

  • Ultraviolet Awareness Month

Weeks

  • National Physical Education and Sport Week (May 1–7)

  • North American Occupational Safety and Health Week (May 3–9)

  • National Hurricane Preparedness Week (May 3–9)

  • National Neuropathy Awareness Week (May 4–10)

  • National Women’s Health Week (May 10–16)

  • National Stuttering Awareness Week (May 11–17)

  • Food Allergy Awareness Week (May 12–18)

  • National Alcohol- and Other Drug-Related Birth Defects Awareness Week (May 13–19)

Days

  • World Hand Hygiene Day (May 5)

  • Cornelia de Lange Syndrome Awareness Day (May 9)

  • ME/CFS and Fibromyalgia International Awareness Day 2020 (May 12)

  • HIV Vaccine Awareness Day (May 18)

  • National Asian and Pacific Islander HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (May 19)

  • World Autoimmune Arthritis Day (May 20)

  • World Preeclampsia Day (May 22)

  • National Senior Health Fitness Day (May 27)

  • Don’t Fry Day (May 29)