Health Awareness Calendar

October 2020

  • 1st October - Breast Cancer Awareness Month
  • 1st October - Stoptober
  • 1st October - Sober October (Macmillan)
  • 1st October - ADHD Awareness Month
  • 1st October - National Cholesterol Month
  • 1st October - Pituitary Awareness Month
  • 1st October - Lupus Awareness Month

  • 5th October - National Braille Week
  • 5th October - Dyslexia Awareness Week
  • 5th October - Backcare Awareness Week
  • 6th October - Dyspraxia Awareness Week
  • 7th October - National Arthritis Week
  • 9th October - Baby Loss Awareness Week
  • 10th October - World Mental Health Day

  • 15th October - Global Handwashing Day
  • 18th October - Epilepsy Action National Tea and Cake Break
  • 18th October - World Menopause Day
  • 20th October - World Osteoporosis Day
  • 23rd October - SUDEP Action Day
  • 23rd October - Wear it Pink Day

  • 26th October - International Brain Tumour Awareness Week