National Health Observances
This section will be updated monthly and highlight a National Health Observance topic
June 1 through July 4 is Fireworks Safety Month. Don't risk your eyesight. Learn about safe summer fun if using fireworks.
May is National Better Sleep Awareness Month. Click here for FAQs to help you get some zzzzzz.
May is also National Melanoma/Skin Cancer Awareness Month. Learn more about how to protect yourself and what to look for on your body.
April is National Alcohol Awareness Month. Understanding alcohol and alcoholism is the first step. Learn more here.
April is also Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Educate yourself. For Wes specific info, click here.
March 3-10 is National Sleep Awareness Week. Click here to learn more about the importance of sleep. See what WesWell has to offer on Sleep Hygiene.
March is also National Nutrition Month. Get the facts about healthy eating habits for life.
January is National Thyroid Awareness Month. Click here to learn more about the many types of thyroid disorders.
December is World Aids Day. Continue the fight.
Mental Health Awareness Week is October 7-13. Find
out more details at the National
Alliance of Mental Illness.
It's National Health Education Week October 15-19. Celebrate all the positive things about healthy lifestyle decisions.