World Parkinson's Day

Category: Health
World Parkinson's Day around the world in 2023
Image from Pixabay. CC0

About World Parkinson's Day

How long until World Parkinson's Day?
World Parkinson's Day .
Dates of World Parkinson's Day
2024 InternationalApr 11
International Thu, Apr 11Observances Holiday
2023 InternationalApr 11
International Tue, Apr 11Observances Holiday
2022 InternationalApr 11
International Mon, Apr 11Observances Holiday
2021 InternationalApr 11
International Sun, Apr 11Observances Holiday
2020 InternationalApr 11
International Sat, Apr 11Observances Holiday
Summary
Find out the dates, history and traditions of World Parkinson's Day.

World Parkinson's Day, held annually on the 11th April, is an opportunity for people with Parkinson's, scientists and supporters, fundraisers and families, carers and clinicians, to come together and tell the story of Parkinson's.

Parkinson's is a progressive neurological condition. This means that it causes problems in the brain and gets worse over time. It's the fastest-growing neurological condition in the world.


Similar Observances

Read more about World Mosquito Day

World Mosquito Day

A day observed in the honour of the man who discovered that the deadly disease of Malaria is spread through a mosquito bite.

Read More
Read more about World Alzheimer's Month

World Alzheimer's Month

World Alzheimer's Month is a global opportunity to raise awareness around, educate, encourage support of and demystify dementia.

Read More
Read more about World Contraception Day

World Contraception Day

A day to spread the word and raise awareness about contraception and safe sex.

Read More
Read more about World Heart Day

World Heart Day ❤

This isn't a romantic day, it's about raising awareness of Cardiovascular Disease, one of the world's leading causes of death.

Read More

Other Observances on April 11th 2023

Read more about National Poetry Day

National Poetry Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Poetry Day.

Read More
Read more about National Barber Shop Quartet Day

National Barber Shop Quartet Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Barber Shop Quartet Day

Read More
Read more about National Cheese Fondue Day

National Cheese Fondue Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Cheese Fondue Day

Read More
Read more about National Eight Track Tape Day

National Eight Track Tape Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Eight Track Tape Day

Read More
All events on April 11th 2023