Vision Health Month in Canada
Vision Health Month in Canada is held on May 1. Also Ankylosing Spondylitis; Awareness Month; Bladder Cancer Awareness Month; Brain Tumour Awareness Month; Celiac Awareness Month; Hemochromatosis Awareness Month; Hypertension Awareness Month; National Physiotherapy Month. This event in the first decade of the month may is annual.
International Handwashing Day on May 5 (since 2009, when the WHO Patient Safety Program launched a new initiative called Save Lives: Wash Hands);
Mental Health Week in Canada on May 7 (May 7 to 13);
National Nursing Week in Canada on May 7 (May 7 to 13)