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The August Health Calendar of major health awareness days is here!

Here are some ideas for health and wellness this month.

Remember, you can print out the entire year in a fresh look that you can put at your desk here (2MB) and in a linked version (that’s more for keeping on your desktop or laptop) here.

  • All August
    Tradies National Health Month
    Tradies National Health Month focuses on educating and engaging tradies on the importance of full body health and safety.
  • 2 August
    Jeans for Genes Day
    Australians unite on Jeans for Genes Day by wearing their favourite jeans, donating money and purchasing merchandise to support genetic research.
  • 5-11 August
    Dental Health Week
    The Australian Dental Association’s major annual oral health promotion event. Encourages everyone to think about their oral health.
  • 5-11 August
    Sleep Awareness Week
    Aims to improve people’s lives by promoting healthy sleep and raising awareness of sleep disorders.
  • 13 August
    Left Handers Day
    Raising awareness of the needs of lefthanders worldwide.
  • 23 August
    Daffodil Day (Cancer Council)
    Daffodil Day raises funds to give all Australians hope for a cancer free future.

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