Posts Tagged ‘Awareness’

Hepatitis Testing Day

Wednesday, May 19th, 2021

Hepatitis Testing Day

May 19

The Action Plan for the Prevention, Care, and Treatment of Viral Hepatitis designates May 19 as Hepatitis Testing Day.

Hepatitis Testing Day falls during May’s observance of Hepatitis Awareness Month.

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HIV Vaccine Awareness Day

Tuesday, May 18th, 2021

HIV Vaccine Awareness Day

May 18

National Institutes of Health’s National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) is the lead for this day.

NIAID’s HIV Vaccine Awareness Day web site contains many resources. Also visit Exit Disclaimer to learn more.

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May is Hepatitis Awareness Month

Saturday, May 1st, 2021

National Transgender HIV Testing Day

Sunday, April 18th, 2021

National Transgender HIV Testing Day

April 18

National Transgender HIV Testing Day (NTHTD) was first observed on April 18, 2016. The community lead is UCSF’s The Center for Excellence in Transgender Health. Exit Disclaimer

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National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day

Saturday, April 10th, 2021

National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day

April 10

National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day (NYHAAD) is an annual observance that takes place on April 10.

Advocates for Youth Exit Disclaimer plans and directs this observance day. Visit the NYHAAD site Exit Disclaimer for resources and more information.

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Alcohol Awareness Month – April

Thursday, April 1st, 2021


Founded and sponsored by NCADD, Alcohol Awareness Month was established in 1987 to help reduce the stigma so often associated with alcoholism by encouraging communities to reach out to the American public each April with information about alcohol, alcoholism and recovery. Alcoholism is a chronic, progressive disease, genetically predisposed and fatal if untreated. However people can and do recover. In fact, it is estimated that as many as 20 million individuals and family members are living lives in recovery!

April is STD Awareness Month

Thursday, April 1st, 2021

April is STD Awareness Month! Visit the official website for more details.

American Type 2 Diabetes Alert Day

Monday, March 22nd, 2021

American Diabetes Association Alert Day®

National Women & Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Wednesday, March 10th, 2021

National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

March 10

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Service, Office on Women’s Health is the lead for this day.

The 2016 theme was The Best Defense Is a Good Offense.

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World Kidney Day

Tuesday, March 9th, 2021

World Kidney Day is a global awareness campaign aimed at raising awareness of the importance of our kidneys.