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September 2013
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Childhood Cancer Awareness Month
Description: CureSearch for Children’s Cancer 4600 East-West Highway, Suite 600 Bethesda, MD 20814 (800) 458-6223 (301) 718-0047 Fax info@curesearch.org www.curesearch.org/ArticleView2.aspx?id= 7750&l=8810&c=7eb54f External Link Contact: None designated

Fruit and Veggies—More Matters Month
Description: Produce for Better Health Foundation Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 7465 Lancaster Pike, Suite J, 2nd Floor Hockessin, DE 19707 (302) 235-2329 (302) 235-5555 Fax KStevens@PBHFoundation.org www.fruitsandveggiesmorematters.org External Link Materials available Contact: Kristen Stevens

Infant Mortality Awareness Month
Description: First Candle 1314 Bedford Avenue, Suite 210 Baltimore, MD 21208 (410) 653-8226 (410) 653-8709 Fax info@firstcandle.org www.firstcandle.org External Link Materials available Contact: Nadine Goldberg

National Atrial Fibrillation Awareness Month
Description: American Foundation for Women's Health P. O. Box 541 Greenwood, TX 76246-0541 (940) 466-9898 mhills@stopafib.org www.stopafib.org External Link Materials available Contact: Mellanie True Hills

National Cholesterol Education Month
Description: National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Health Information Center P.O. Box 30105 Bethesda, MD 20824-0105 (301) 592-8573 (301) 592-8563 Fax nhlbiinfo@nhlbi.nih.gov hp2010.nhlbihin.net/cholmonth/ External Link Materials available Contact: Information Specialist

National Recovery Month
Description: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration P.O. Box 2345 Washington, DC 20847-2345 (800)662-4357 Toll Free (240)221-4292 Fax SAMHSAInfo@samhsa.hhs.gov www.recoverymonth.gov/ Materials available

National Yoga Awareness Month
Description: Yoga Health Foundation 578 Washington Blvd. #716 Marina del Rey, CA 90292 (310) 928 6638 join@yogamonth.org www.yogamonth.org External Link Materials available Contact: Johannes R. Fisslinger

Prostate Cancer Awareness Month
Description: ZERO - The End of Prostate Cancer 10 G Street NE, Suite 601 Washington, DC 20002 (888) 245-9455 (202) 463-9455 (202) 463-9456 melissa@zerocancer.org www.zerocancer.org External Link Materials available Contact: Melissa Kadis

Whole Grains Month
Description: Whole Grains Council 226 Beacon Street Boston, MA 02116 (617) 421-5500 (617) 421-5511 Fax cynthia@oldwayspt.org www.wholegrainscouncil.org/get-involved/ celebrate-whole-grains-month-in-septembe r External Link Materials available Contact: Cynthia Harriman

World Alzheimer's Month
Description: Alzheimer's Disease International 64 Great Suffolk Street London, UNITED KINGDOM, SE1 OBL +44 20 7981 0880 +44 20 7928 2357 Fax info@alz.co.uk www.alz.co.uk/wam External Link Materials available Contact: None designated

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Patriot Day

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National Celiac Disease Awareness Day
Description: Celiac Sprue Association P.O. Box 31700 Omaha, NE 68131-0700 (877) 272-4272 (402) 643-4108 Fax celiacs@csaceliacs.org www.csaceliacs.org External Link Materials available Contact: Mary Schluckebier

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Stepfamily Day

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Citizenship Day

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Get Ready Day
Description: American Public Health Association 800 I Street NW Washington, DC 20001-3710 (202) 777-2509 (202) 777-2500 TTY (202) 777-2532 Fax audrey.pernik@apha.org www.aphagetready.org External Link Materials available Contact: Charlene Bright

National School Backpack Awareness Day
Description: American Occupational Therapy Association 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200 Bethesda, MD 20824-3449 (301) 652-6611 (800) 377-8555 TDD (301) 652-7711 Fax praota@aota.org www.aota.org External Link Materials available Contact: Katie Riley, Media Relations Manager

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National Women's Health & Fitness Day
Description: Health Information Resource Center 1850 West Winchester Road, #213 Libertyville, IL 60048 (800) 828-8225 info@fitnessday.com www.fitnessday.com External Link Materials available Contact: Patricia Henze

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Native American Day

RAINN Day
Description: Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN) 2000 L Street NW, Suite 406 Washington, DC 20036 (800) 656-HOPE (4673) National Sexual Assault Hotline (202) 544-1034 rainnday@rainn.org www.rainn.org/rainnday External Link Materials available Contact: Megan Erhardt

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Family Health & Fitness Day USA
Description: Health Information Resource Center 1850 West Winchester Road, #213 Libertyville, IL 60048 (800) 828-8225 info@fitnessday.com www.fitnessday.com External Link Materials available Contact: Patricia Henze

World Rabies Day
Description: Global Alliance for Rabies Control 529 Humboldt Street, Suite 1 Manhattan, KS 66502 (570) 899-4885 peter.costa@worldrabiesday.org www.worldrabiesday.org External Link Materials available Contact: Peter Costa

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World Heart Day
Description: World Heart Federation 7 Rue des Battoirs, Case postale 155 1211 Geneva 4 SWITZERLAND, info@worldheart.org www.worldheart.org External Link Materials available Contact: Cynthia Haro

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