DIABETES ALERT DAY This holiday is an alert to inform the American public about the seriousness of diabetes, particularly when diabetes is left undiagnosed or untreated. The American Diabetes Association created Alert Day as part of its awareness programs in 1986. When is Diabetes Alert Day? The 4th Tuesday in
National Dentist’s Day This is a holiday that isn’t celebrated a lot. Sadly, dentists frequently get a bad rap, because they sometimes cause pain when helping their patients. Dentist’s Day was created so people can demonstrate their gratitude and say thank you to dentists everywhere. This holiday, celebrated on March
NATIONAL PANIC DAY The fact that there is a National Panic Day may cause some to panic and wonder why we need to celebrate something that causes such chaos in our lives. Panic is defined as a sudden, extreme, uncontrollable fear or anxiety that often causes unreasonable, irrational, unthinking behavior.
National Certified Nurses Day Certified Nurses Day is a day set aside to honor nurses throughout the world through national board certification in their specialty. In order to be a nurse in the United States people must be RN’s, meaning they must have a registered nurse (RN) license, in order to practice. By
WORLD AUTISM AWARENESS DAY World Autism Awareness Day is an internationally recognized day to raise the awareness of people who have autism. It further expresses deep concern at the prevalence and high rate of autism in children in all regions of the world and the consequent developmental challenges. How is
WORLD HEALTH DAY World Health Day is global health awareness day held to mark the founding of the World Health Organization. World Health Day is one of eight official global health campaigns marked by WHO, along with World Tuberculosis Day, World Immunization Week, World Malaria Day, World No Tobacco Day,
World Meningitis Day World Meningitis Day was started on April 24, 2012, by the Confederation of Meningitis Organization and its global members to encourage individuals, families and communities to learn about the signs and symptoms of meningitis, need for urgent treatment, and prevention through vaccination as part of its annual