The 2020 November Health Calendar of major health awareness days is here!
Here are some ideas for health and wellness this month.
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- All November
Movember: Changing the Face of Men’s Health
Movember is an annual event involving the growing of moustaches during the month of November to raise awareness of men’s health issues, such as prostate cancer, testicular cancer, and men’s suicide.
Encourage conversation about men’s health in your worklace with our seminars, and educational resources. Why not also check out our free range of Men’s Health in Movember posters.
- 13 November
World Kindness Day
World Kindness Day is an international observance on 13 November. It was introduced in 1998 by the World Kindness Movement, a coalition of nations’ kindness NGOs.
- 14 November
World Diabetes Day
Aims to promote diabetes care, prevention and a cure worldwide. A good place to start in the workplace is with an onsite heart health check.
- 14-21 November
Australian Food Safety Week
Australian Food Safety Week is the major activity of the Food Safety Information Council, Australia’s leading disseminator of consumer targeted food safety information.
Why not encourage food safety and other nutritional education with one of our seminars or consultations.
- 15-21 November
National Skin Cancer Action Week
NSCAW is a week to remind all Australians to protect their own skin from the harsh Australian UV.
This is an ideal time to remind all employees about skin protection outdoors. A great place to start is with an onsite skin check.
- 20 November
White Ribbon Day
Aims to raise awareness of violence against women.