Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Every September

There is one thing in the world that all of us can agree shouldn’t exist, and that’s the Child Oncology Ward in any hospital, anywhere. But living with cancer is a reality faced by thousands...

Kidney Month

Kidney Month

Every March

Deep within our torso lay two little bean shaped (or are the beans them shaped?) organs that do a big job, and are in fact vital to our continued health. Introducing, the Kidney! It...

Multiple Sclerosis Month

Multiple Sclerosis Month

Every March

Most of us never think twice about how lucky we are to be able to take a walk to the store, dance it up at a party or just have a conversation with a friend...

Lung Leavin’ Day

Lung Leavin’ Day

Every February 2nd

What would you do when faced with a terrifying reality of certain death if you didn’t act now? Add to that a young husband and infant baby as well. What of them? What of their...

Emergency Nurses Day

Emergency Nurses Day

10th October (Second Wednesday of October)

Promoted and sponsored by the Emergency Nurses Association and having originated in Australia back in 1989, Emergency Nurses Day is now an international celebration, intended to honour the hard work and dedication of emergency nurses...

Hospital Admitting Clerks Day

Hospital Admitting Clerks Day

Every April 5th

If you’ve ever been in a hospital, you know that the first person you tend to encounter is the Hospital Admitting Clerk.  What an admitting clerk goes through on a daily basis is perhaps not...