A Year of Women’s Health and Wellness Online Resources

January

Human Trafficking Cervical Health Awareness Month Thyroid Awareness Month

February

American Heart Month

March

National Endometriosis Awareness Month National Nutrition Month

April

Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month

May

National Women’s Health Week is an observance led by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office on Women’s Health. The goal is to empower women to make their health a priority. The week also serves as a time to help women understand what steps they can take to improve their health. The annual National Women’s Health Week kicks off on Mother’s Day,and is celebrated during the following week. For more information, visit: http://www.womenshealth.gov/nwhw/about/ National Teen Pregnancy Prevention Month National Osteoporosis Month National Physical Fitness and Sports Month

June

National Congenital Cytomegalovirus (CMV) Awareness Month Urinary Tract Health Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month Elder Abuse Awareness Month

July

Skin Cancer Prevention Zika Virus Awareness and Prevention

August

National Immunization Awareness Month National Breastfeeding Awareness Month

September

Women and STDs National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day Gynecological Cancer Awareness Month

October

National Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Breast Cancer Facts
Domestic Violence Awareness Month National Dental Hygiene Month

November

American Diabetes Month

December

Women’s Mental Health Resources

Maryland’s Official Health Insurance Marketplace

Maryland Health Connection