National Fibromyalgia Awareness Day
National Fibromyalgia Awareness Day is celebrated on May 12th of every year. The National Fibromyalgia Awareness Day celebrated for spreading the awareness of fibromyalgia all around the world, with that they will spread other chronic pain conditions by some of the live events, online activities, and personal efforts. On this day they conduct more events all over the world not only on that day they celebrate it for the entire month of May. It is the major effort for raising the awareness against the Fibromyalgia, and they will rice funds for helping further support. The events conducted for raising the help for this invisible and insidious disease. Every one of we can do it in the U.S.
“Of pain, you could wish only one thing: that it should stop. Nothing in the world was so bad as physical pain. In the face of pain, there are no heroes.” -George Orwell, 1984
History of National Fibromyalgia Awareness Day
The founder and the creator of National Fibromyalgia Awareness Day were National Fibromyalgia Association at the NFA in 1998. The day was embraced by millions of people that May 12th has declared as National Fibromyalgia Awareness Day. Moreover, they shared the awareness about the people who live with fibromyalgia. Now it has crossed 20 years yet now the National Fibromyalgia Association working hard to bring the awareness all across the globe. They started the proclamation program and the time span is around ten years, and it was done by NFA ambassadors across the United States, with that they start approaching the national lawmakers and make them informed about the condition of fibromyalgia.
Other Celebrations on May 12
May 12 is also celebrated as
- National Train Day
- International Nurses Day
- National Limerick Day
- National Nutty Fudge Day
- National Odometer Day
- World Fair Trade Day
- National Windmill Day
How to Celebrate National Fibromyalgia Awareness Day
The National Fibromyalgia Awareness Day can be celeberated by conducting various events all over the world. On this day every individual person will show their uniqueness to spread the awareness for fibromyalgia. Also, they spread awareness for some other chronic pain illnesses. Here you have various ways to show your involvement, where you can create the participation is Awareness Day Events. Events on this day have been included with more local communities and the events also conducted in online. You can share your awareness on Social Media just by using the hashtag #NationalFibromyalgiaAwarenessDay.