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The September 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 September
    International Prostate Cancer Awareness Month
    Helps create awareness and raise funds to help in the fight against prostate cancer.
  • 1 September
    Gold Bow Day
    The ATF Gold Bow Day highlights the increase in Thyroid Cancer and aims to raise awareness.
  • 2-6 September
    Women’s Health Week
    Women’s Health Week is the time for women to put themselves first and get talking about women’s health.
  • 2-8 September
    National Stroke Week
    Stroke Foundation is encouraging Australians to discover how easy it is to fit healthy habits into their day and do their part to prevent stroke.
  • 10 September
    World Suicide Prevention Day
    World Suicide Prevention Day is an awareness day observed on 10 September every year, in order to provide worldwide commitment and action to prevent suicides.
  • 9-15 September
    Headache and Migraine Week
    Aims to raise awareness and educate Australians about headaches and migraines.
  • 12 September
    R U OK? Day
    A national day of action reminding people that having meaningful conversations with mates and loved ones could save lives.
  • 14 September
    World First Aid Day
    Raising awareness of how first aid can save lives.
  • 22 September
    World Car-free Day
    World Car Free Day, which is celebrated on September 22, encourages motorists to give up their cars for a day.
  • 29 September
    World Heart Day
    The world’s, and the World Heart Federation’s, biggest awareness-raising platform for cardiovascular disease.

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