HIS & HER Topics

Health indicators from Healthy People 2020 and those most relevant to West Virginia were selected.  Each health indicator was matched with a national health observance month.

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MonthHealth Indicator ScorecardsHealth Observance

Body Weight  |  Sugared Drinks

National Healthy Weight Awareness Month

Cholesterol  |  Blood Pressure

American Heart Health Month

National Nutrition Month
National Sleep Awareness Month


Sexually Transmitted Infections Awareness Month
Oral Cancer Awareness Month


National Stroke Awareness Month
Skin Cancer Awareness Month
National Osteoporosis Month
National Walking Month
National Physical Fitness & Sports Month


Oral Health Month
Alzheimer's & Brain Awareness Month

JulyHydrationNational Hydration Month
AugustImmunizationsNational Immunization Month
SeptemberChildhood Obesity
Pain Management

National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month
Pain Awareness Month

OctoberNational Depression Awareness Month
NovemberAmerican Diabetes Month
National Antibiotic Awareness Week
Lung Cancer Awareness Month
DecemberNational Drunk & Drugged Driving Prevention Month

The HIS & HER Healthy Literacy Campaign was recognized by:  
American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM)
Excellence in Communications Awards 2012

AACOM’s Excellence in Communications Awards are presented in honor of the outstanding marketing, media relations, public education, writing, and design efforts undertaken by the nation’s colleges of osteopathic medicine.