February Is...

Wise Health Care Consumer Month:

Wise Health Care Consumer Month logo - ​established by the American Institute for Preventive Medicine, this national observance is to empower consumers to understand their options for healthcare, communicate with their healthcare providers and make educated decisions about their own health.​

 

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National Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month :

Heart saying Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month logo - this February observance is to bring awareness to teen dating violence.  A national survey says 1 in 10 teens have reported being hit or physically hurt on purpose by a boyfriend or girlfriend in the last year.  Dating violence can have a negative effect on health throughout a teen's life.  Learn more through the CDC's Dating Matters Initiative.