World Sleep Day🛏️

Category: Health
World Sleep Day around the world in 2023
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About World Sleep Day

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Dates of World Sleep Day
2024 InternationalFeb 15
International Thu, Feb 15Observances Holiday
2023 InternationalMar 17
International Fri, Mar 17Observances Holiday
2022 InternationalMar 18
International Fri, Mar 18Observances Holiday
2021 InternationalMar 19
International Fri, Mar 19Observances Holiday
2020 InternationalMar 13
International Fri, Mar 13Observances Holiday
Summary
Find out the dates, history and traditions of World Sleep Day.

World Sleep Day is an annual event, intended to be a celebration of sleep and a call to action on important issues related to sleep, including medicine, education, social aspects and driving.

It is organized by the World Sleep Day Committee of the World Sleep Society and aims to lessen the burden of sleep problems on society through better prevention and management of sleep disorders.

Time and time again, sleep medicine professionals and researchers came up against the belief that sleep was not important enough in personal health and well-being to be a priority. That coupled with society’s 24/7 flow, the founders of this awareness event aim to celebrate the importance of healthy sleep.

World Sleep Day is held the Friday before Spring Vernal Equinox of each year. 

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