cancer awareness month
Cancer awareness month most commonly recognized in October as Breast Awareness Month. Source: Harvard
Cancer awareness is key to bringing the knowledge of symptoms, risk factors, prevention methods and treatment options to general public. Therefore, cancer awareness months play a vital role is creating that awareness. One that most people are aware of is Breast Cancer Awareness Month which is in October. However, many other kinds of cancers have awareness months and are being promoted in more recent years. For instance, September is Prostrate Cancer awareness month.