Chronic illness awareness days

Diseases and their awareness days.
•January

1.Graves disease awareness month
2.Hashimoto’s disease awareness month
3.Knee injury- 6 Jan
4.Chronic traumatic encephalopathy- 30 jan

february.

5.Parsonage Turner’s syndrome awareness month
6.Raynaud’s disease awareness month
7.Rheumatoid arthritis- 2 feb
8.Cerebrospinal fluid leaks – 26 feb -4March
9.Avascular necrosis-28 February
10.Carpal tunnel syndrome- 28 February
11.Cauda equina syndrome- 28 February
12.Central pain syndrome- 28 February
13.Juvenile dermatositis- 28 February
14.Medullary sponge kidney- 28 February
15.Tarlov cyst- 28 February

March

16.Shingles awareness month
17.Autoimmune diseases awareness month
18.Endometriosis awareness month
19.Primary lateral sclerosis awareness month
20.Multiple sclerosis awareness month
21.Polycystic kidney- 2nd Thursday of March
22.Whiplash awareness month
23.Cluster Headaches- 21 March
24.Cerebral palsy-25 March
25.Ataxic cerebral palsy- 25
26.Epilepsy-26 March

April

27.Irritable bowel syndrome awareness month
28.Sjogren’s syndrome awareness month
29.Sacroidosis awareness month
30.Parkinson’s disease- 11 April
31.Femoral acetabular impingement- 14 April
32.Porphyria- 21-28 April

May

33.cystic fibrosis awareness month
34. Dermatomyositis awareness month
35.ehler’s -dalnos syndrome awareness month
36. Hypermobility syndrome awareness month
37. Lyme disease awareness month
38. Myositis awareness month
39. Pelvic pain awareness month
40. Polymyositis awareness month
41. Syringomyelia-1 may
42. Asthma -1 may
43. Peripheral neuropathy-6-12 may
44. Erythromelalgia- 9 may
45. Lupus-18 may
46. Fibromyalgia- 12 may
47. Chronic fatigue syndrome- 12 may
48. Diabetic peripheral neuropathy- 13-17may
49. Food allergies- 13-19 may
50. Herniated disc- 18 may
51. Radiculopathy – 18 may
(Spinal cord injury awareness)
52. Crohn’s disease – 19 may
53. Bechet’s disease- 20 may
54. Eosinophilia myalgia syndrome- 20-26
55. Gout- 22 may

June

56. Migraine awareness month
57. Post traumatic stress awareness month
58. Transverse myelitis-9june
59. Sickle cell anemia – 19 June

August

60. Gastroperisis awareness month
61. Loin pain-haematuria syndrome- 1 August

September

62. Pain awareness month
63. Cardiomyopathy awareness month
64. Charcot- Marie tooth disease awareness month
65. Degenerative disc disease awareness month
66. Dystonia awareness month
67. Hydrocephalus awareness month
68. Interstitial cystitis awareness month
69. Sciatica awareness month
70. Sleep apnea awareness month
71. Cervical dystonia awareness month
72. Spinal cord injury awareness month
73. Tethered cord syndrome awareness month
74. Vascular pain awareness month
75. Restless leg syndrome – 23 sept

October

76. Dysautonomia awareness month
77. Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome awareness month (POTS).
78. Back pain awareness week 2-8 Oct
79. Trigeminal neuralgia- 7 Oct
80. Arithritis – 12 Oct
81. Bursitis – 12 Oct
82. Osteoarthritis- 12 Oct
83. Polymyalgia rhumetica- 20 Oct.
84. Post polio syndrome – 22 Oct
85. Psoriatic arithritis- 29 Oct

November

86. Chronic pancreatitis awareness month
87. Complex regional pain syndrome awareness month
88. Neuropathic pain awareness month
89. Dercum’s disease awareness month
90. Temporomandibular joint and muscle disorder awareness month
91. Ulcerative colitis awareness month
92. CADASIL- 16 November