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Oral Health Campaign Awareness Dates 2021

 Date  Event
 18th - 24th January
 National Sugar Awareness Week
 Help raise awareness of the damaging effect of too much sugars in our diet.
 February (month long)
 Fizz Free February
 Campaign’s aim is to get children and adults to give up all fizzy drinks during February in order to reduce their sugar intake, lose weight, save money and keep their teeth.
 4th February
 World Cancer Day
 Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) initiative. To raise worldwide awareness, improving education, collective and government action, towards saving preventable cancer deaths, equal access to life-saving cancer treatment and care.
 10th March
 National No Smoking Day
 UK’s annual health awareness day is intended to help smokers who want to quit smoking.
 15th-21st March
 Nutrition and Hydration Week
 National campaign to raise awareness of the importance of good nutrition and hydration in all health and social care settings.
 20th March
 World Oral Health Day
 Aims to empower people with the knowledge, tools and confidence to secure good oral health.
 March tbc
 Swallowing Awareness (SaLT)
 7th April
 World Health Day
 10th -16th May
 Mental Health Awareness Week
 17th May - 17th June
 National Smile Month
 31st May
 World No Tobacco Day
 8th - 13th June

 Carers Week
 Annual campaign highlights the challenges carers face and recognise the contribution they make to families and communities throughout the UK.
 21st - 27th June
 Learning Disabilities Week
 5th -11th July
 Health Information Week
 National, multi-sector campaign promoting high-quality information for patients and the public
 October (month long)
 10th October
 World Mental Health Day
 An international day for global mental health education, awareness and advocacy against social stigma
 November (month long)
 Mouth Cancer Action Month
 16th - 22nd November
 Alcohol Awareness Week
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