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April Observances

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Mar 2, 2023

Sports Eye Safety Month

Sports Eye Safety Month

Vision is an important sense for service members, yet many of the injuries affecting it occur when playing sports or other off-duty activities. These tips from the Vision Center of Excellence can keep your vision safe and healthy: https://vce.health.mil/Published-Material/Pages/Eye-Injuries-Avoidable-Doctor-Says #SportsEyeSafetyMonth #VisionSafety

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Mar 2, 2023

April Fools Day

April Fools Day

Whatever tricks you have up your sleeve today, have a safe and fun April Fool’s Day. #AprilFools

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Mar 2, 2023

National Administration Professional Day

National Administration Professional Day

Today is the day to show your gratitude to all the administrative professionals who keep everything running on a daily basis. Thank you, Admin Pros! #AdministrativeProfessionalsDay

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Mar 2, 2023

National Donate Life Month

National Donate Life Month

You truly can be a lifesaver! Register as an organ donor and make sure your family knows. #NationalDonateLifeMonth #OrganDonation #OrganDonor

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Mar 2, 2023

Sexual Assault Awareness: Day of Action

Sexual Assault Awareness Day of Action

If you or someone you know has experienced sexual violence, there are support and resources available to help: https://tricare.mil/SexualTrauma. #SexualAssaultAwareness #SAAMDayOfAction

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Mar 2, 2023

Purple Up Day

Purple Up Day

Show your support for military kids of all branches and put on that purple. #PurpleUpDay #MilitaryKids

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Mar 2, 2023

National Autism Awareness Month

National Autism Awareness Month

Each year more than 50,000 children with autism transition to adulthood. Help raise awareness around autism and make that transition easier: https://www.hhs.gov/autism #NationalAutismAwarenessMonth

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Mar 2, 2023

Alcohol Awareness Month

Alcohol Awareness Month

Do you know the effects alcohol has on your body and health? Learn more: https://www.niaaa.nih.gov/alcohols-effects-health #AlcoholAwarenessMonth #AlcoholAwareness

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Mar 2, 2023

U.S. National Volunteer Month

U.S. National Volunteer Month

No matter what your passion, there are opportunities for you to support and improve your community. Get out there and volunteer! #NationalVolunteerMonth

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Mar 2, 2023

Oral Cancer Awareness Month

Oral Cancer Awareness Month

If you are 20 or older, be sure to talk to your dentist about screening for oral cancer when you see them for your routine checkup. #OralCancerAwarenessMonth #OralCancer

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Mar 2, 2023

STI Awareness Month

STI Awareness Month

An STI can really complicate your life and your health. Learn what you can do to prevent them: https://health.mil/Military-Health-Topics/MHS-Toolkits/Toolkits/Reproductive-Health/Sexually-Transmitted-Infection-Prevention #STIAwarenessMonth #SexaullyTransmittedInfections

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Mar 2, 2023

National Youth Sports Safety Month

National Youth Sports Safety Month

Help your kids enjoy their favorite sports safely. Here are some tips from the CDC to get you started: https://www.cdc.gov/headsup/youthsports/index.html #NationalYouthSportsSafetyMonth #SportsSafety

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Mar 2, 2023

National Military Brats Day

National Military Brats Day

Today we honor the sacrifices and admire the strengths of military brats from all services. #MilitaryBratsDay #MilitaryBrats #MilitaryKids

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Mar 2, 2023

Prescription Drug Take Back Day

Prescription Drug Take Back Day

If you have unused or expired prescription medications, find out how and where to dispose of them safely: https://www.fda.gov/drugs/disposal-unused-medicines-what-you-should-know/drug-disposal-drug-take-back-locations #PrescriptionDrugTakeBackDay #DrugTakeBack

Last Updated: March 25, 2024
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