Event: National Cholesterol Education Month
Description: Nearly 1 in 3 American adults has high cholesterol. Too much cholesterol puts you at risk for heart disease and stroke, which is among the leading causes of death in the United States. High cholesterol has no signs or symptoms, so the only way to know if you have it is to get your cholesterol checked. Talk to your health care team about how you can manage your cholesterol levels and lower your risk.
Event: World Suicide Prevention Day
Event: Childhood Cancer Awareness Month
Event: Sepsis Awareness
Description: Sepsis is the body's extreme response to an infection. It is a life-threatening medical emergency. It occurs when an infection you already have in your skin, lungs, urinary tract, or somewhere else triggers a chain reaction throughout your body.
Event: Sepsis Awareness Month
Event: World Heart Day
Description: The heart is a remarkable, powerful organ. The more you know about how your heart works and what you can do to help it work better, the healthier and more in control of your life you'll feel.
Event: Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month