Health Observances and Holidays
AprilNational Public Health Week
American Public Health Association.
April 1-7, 2013. National Public Health Week centers around a campaign to educate the public, policy-makers, and public health professionals about issues important to improving the public's health.
National Egg Salad Week
Egg Nutrition Center.
The National Egg Salad Week is always right after Easter Sunday of each year. This week is a terrific time to celebrate eggs, an affordable and healthy protein source.
National Raisin Day
April 30th is National Raisin Day. Raisins are low in fat and contain many nurients. Visit the site to learn all about this tasty and convenient snack.
National Garden Month
National Gardening Association.
Provides celebration ideas, educational activities, projects, tips for gardening in small spaces, and a listing of gardening events in your area.
National Pecan Month
National Pecan Shellers Association.
April is National Pecan Month - a time to celebrate pecans for their delicious taste and numerous health benefits.
World Health Day
World Health Organization.
World Health Day, on April 7th, marks the founding of the World Health Organization and is an opportunity to draw worldwide attention to a subject of major importance to global health each year.
Did you know? April is also...
- Fresh Florida Tomato Month
- National Cancer Control Month
- Soft Pretzel Month
- Soyfoods Month