the First Day of Summer
National Seashell Day
National Ice Cream Soda Day
Anne & Samantha Day. Anne and Samantha Day honors Anne Frank and Samantha Smith.
National Hike With a Geek Day
National American Eagle Day
National Kouign Amann. National Kouign Amann Day on June 20th each year celebrates a round crusty cake, made with a yeast-raised dough. Bakers create the cake by folding layers of butter and sugar inward, similar in fashion to a puff pastry or croissants but with fewer layers.
National Vanilla Milkshake Day
National Turkey Lover’s Day
International Nystagmus Day International Nystagmus Awareness Day brings attention to a condition that can cause severe vision problems among other concerns. Depending on the type of nystagmus, treatments, and symptoms vary.Nystagmus presents as drifting or wobbly eyes with two basic types of nystagmus:
The condition also has 5 classifications of diagnoses. One of those is congenital nystagmus which physicians diagnose primarily in infancy or childhood. However, acquired nystagmus can be caused by illness or side effects of prescribed or misused medications. Of the two, congenital nystagmus is more prevalent.Those with nystagmus face a variety of challenges. The condition may cause severe vision problems causing them to be legally blind. Because the eye movements set them apart from others, they often face self-image and social issues. While no cure exists, treatments include contact lenses, glasses, medication, and even surgical interventions. As with many conditions, early intervention is important. A physician will determine the type and cause of nystagmus and determine the best approach to treatment.