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 Wellness Calendar

 Each month we will provide multiple web resources for you to use.  Every month brings awarness to various topics in health and welness.  Below is a list of major topics for the month of November.

American Diabetes Month  www.diabetes.org

American Indian & Alaska Native Heritage Month  www.loc.gov/topics/nativeamericans/

Diabetic Eye Disease Month  www.preventblindness.org

Great American Smoke out Month  www.cancer.org

National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month  www.aboutourkids.org

National Epilepsy Awareness Month  www.efa.org

National Family Caregivers Month  www.nfcacares.org

National Healthy Skin Month  www.aad.org

National Home Care Month  www.nahc.org

National Hospice Month  www.nhpco.org

Prematurity Awareness Month  www.marhofdimes.com

November 8 -14, World Kindness Week/Day (11/13)  www.actsofkindness.org

November 14 - 20, American Education Week  www.nea.org

November 14, World Diabetes Day  www.worlddiabetesday.org

November 15, National Philanthropy Day  www.afpnet.org/national_philanthropy_day_and_afp_awards

November 15, America Recycles Day  www.americarecyclesday.org

November 18, Great American Smokeout  www.acsf2f.com/gaso/

November 20, National Family Volunteer Day  Nonprofit.Gov@PointsofLight.org, familyvolunteering@pointsoflight.org, www.familycares.org/projects/familyVolunteerDay.cfm

November 22 - 28 (Thanksgiving week), National Family Week  www.nationalfamilyweek.org

November 25 - January 2, Tie One On For Safety Campaign  www.madd.org

November 26, National Family Health History Day  www.hhs.gov/familyhistory/

November 28 - December 4, National Influenza Vaccination Week  www.cdc.gov/vaccine/events

 

As you can see there are tons of things going on througout the month of November.  Let's all remember to be thankful and reflect on all of the poeple and things we do have in our lives!  Please come back in December for a list of "things going on" next month.   

*for more information and a complete calendar please visit the National Wellness Institute's 2010 Health & Wellness Calendar