This four part series will address bullying with our children and college students who are about to embark on their educational journey next month.
June is nationally observed as National Men’s Health Month. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, men in the United States, on average, die five years earlier than women. It is the intent of many of the men’s health organizations to actively promote intervention at an early age in males.
For those who know me, they are well aware that purple is my favorite color. That being said, this month is National Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month and guess what the awareness color is? It’s purple.
National PTSD Awareness Day is a day dedicated to creating awareness regarding PTSD. It is acknowledged annually on the 27th of June. The US Senate officially designated this day in 2010. In 2014 the Senate designated the whole month of June as PTSD Awareness Month.
Melanoma, the most serious type of skin cancer, develops in the cells (melanocytes) that produce melanin — the pigment that gives your skin its color.
Melanoma can also form in your eyes and, rarely, in internal organs, such as your intestines.
The aim of Lupus Awareness Month is to raise awareness and educate others about this life changing disease.
Lupus Awareness Month is supported by the Lupus Foundation of America.
The organization provides ideas and resources on how people can help raise awareness.
Awareness events are held throughout the month of May to coincide with the peak season for asthma & allergy sufferers.
They are supported by the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA). People who suffer from asthma and allergies often experience noticeable physical symptoms during this month.