Health Calendar for September 2014

Posted 09/02/2014 | By HealthCorps

Childhood Cancer Awareness Month
CureSearch for Children’s Cancer
4600 East-West Highway, Suite 600
Bethesda, MD 20814
(800) 458-6223
info@curesearch.org

Fruit and Veggies—More Matters Month
Produce for Better Health Foundation
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
7465 Lancaster Pike, Suite J, 2nd Floor
Hockessin, DE 19707
(302) 235-2329
www.fruitsandveggiesmorematters.org

Healthy Aging®Month
Educational Television Network, Inc.
P. O. Box 442
Unionville, PA 19375
www.healthyaging.net

National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month
American College of Sports Medicine
401 West Michigan Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202-3233
(317) 637-9200
www.coam-month.org

National Food Safety Education Month
Partnership for Food Safety Education
2345 Crystal Drive, Suite 800
Arlington, VA 22202
(202) 220-0651
www.fightbac.org

National Yoga Awareness Month
Yoga Health Foundation
578 Washington Blvd. #716
Marina del Rey, CA 90292
(310) 928 6638
www.yogamonth.org

Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month
National Ovarian Cancer Coalition
2501 Oak Lawn Avenue, Suite 435
Dallas, TX 75219
(888) OVARIAN (682-7426)
(214) 273-4200
www.whyteal.org

Whole Grains Month
Whole Grains Council
226 Beacon Street
Boston, MA 02116
(617) 421-5500
www.wholegrainscouncil.org

National Celiac Disease Awareness Day (September 13th)
Celiac Sprue Association
P.O. Box 31700
Omaha, NE 68131-0700
(877) 272-4272
www.csaceliacs.org

National Women’s Health & Fitness DayTM (September 24th)
Health Information Resource Center
328 West Lincoln Avenue, Suite 213
Libertyville, IL 60048
(800) 828-8225
www.fitnessday.com

Family Health & Fitness Day USA® (September 27th)
Health Information Resource Center
328 West Lincoln Avenue, Suite 213
Libertyville, IL 60048
(800) 828-8225

www.fitnessday.com

World Heart Day (September 29th)
World Heart Federation
7 Rue des Battoirs, Case postale 155
1211 Geneva 4
SWITZERLAND
www.worldheart.org

And because it’s Tasty Tuesday, and temperatures outdoors are still perfect for grilling, why not try this Chicken Skewers with Walnut Skordalia, courtesy of our partners The California Walnut Board.

Quick back-to-school lunch tip: A bento box is a great way to pack stylish lunches for your kids, with portion control built right in. Many of them help to keep perishables safe too!

"Bento at Hanabishi, Koyasan" by Blue Lotus is licensed under CC BY 2.0.

“Bento at Hanabishi, Koyasan” by Amy, Flickr user Blue Lotus is licensed under CC BY 2.0.

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