May 10, 2021

National Lipid Day

National Lipid Day is observed annually on May 10 to bring awareness to Dyslipidemia, an abnormal amount of lipids (for example, cholesterol or fat) is found in the blood.

National Shrimp Day

Shrimp are crustaceans with long narrow muscular abdomens and long antennae with slender legs that are more adapted to swimming than walking.

National Women's Checkup Day

National Women's Checkup Day is an observance led by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office on Women's Health to remind women across the country to schedule an appointment with their doctor. National Women's Checkup Day is the first day of National Women's Health Week, which was created to raise awareness about manageable steps women can take to improve their health and the importance of incorporating simple preventive and positive health behaviors into everyday life.