Awareness Events

National Salt Awareness Week

Monday, March 20, 2017 to Sunday, March 26, 2017

Raising awareness of the health implications of a high salt diet, with a particular focus of the benefits of a reduced salt diet in stroke prevention. Visit the website for more details.

World Oral Health Day

Monday, March 20, 2017 to Monday, March 20, 2017

It is an international day to celebrate the benefits of a healthy mouth and to promote worldwide awareness of the issues around oral health and the importance of looking after oral hygiene to everyone old and young.

World Down Syndrome Day

Tuesday, March 21, 2017 to Tuesday, March 21, 2017

World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD), is on 21 March. On this day, Down syndrome organisations throughout the world organise and participate in events to raise public awareness of Down syndrome.

World Water Day

Wednesday, March 22, 2017 to Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Raising awareness events across the world. Visit the website for more details.

World TB Day

Friday, March 24, 2017 to Friday, March 24, 2017

Transforming the fight towards elimination. Raising awareness events across the world. Visit the website for more details.

Bowel Cancer Awareness Month

Saturday, April 1, 2017 to Sunday, April 30, 2017

Raising awareness events across the UK. Visit the website for more details.

International IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome) Awareness Month

Saturday, April 1, 2017 to Sunday, April 30, 2017

Raising awareness events. Visit the website for more details.

World Autism Awareness Day

Sunday, April 2, 2017 to Sunday, April 2, 2017

The World Autism Awareness Day resolution encourages all Member States to take measures to raise awareness about autism throughout society and to encourage early diagnosis and early intervention.

World Health Day

Friday, April 7, 2017 to Friday, April 7, 2017

Raising awareness events across the world. Visit the website for more details.

Parkinson’s Awareness Week

Monday, April 10, 2017 to Sunday, April 16, 2017

Raising awareness events across the UK. Visit the website for more details.

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