Health Observances

April

National Minority Health Month

STD Awareness Month

Sexual Assault Awareness Prevention Month

Women’s Eye Health and Safety Month

National Public Health Week

4/7 – World Health Day

4/11 – 4/17 Black Maternal Health Week

4/24 – 4/30 World Immunization Week

May

American Stroke Month

Mental Health Awareness Month

Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month

High Blood Pressure Education Month

Lupus Awareness Month

National Arthritis Awareness Month

National Osteoporosis Awareness and Prevention Month

National Teen Pregnancy Prevention Month

Preeclampsia Awareness Month

5/8 – 5/15 National Women’s Health Week

5/9 National Women’s Check-Up Day

5/12 Fibromyalgia Awareness Day

5/31 World No Tobacco Day

June

Scleroderma Awareness Month

National Congenital Cytomegalovirus Awareness Month

Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month

National Safety Month

6/19 – World Sickle Cell Day

6/27 – National HIV Testing Day

Page last reviewed: April 18, 2022