Presidential Proclamation for Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

Today, President Barak Obama issued a proclamation for Prostate Cancer Awareness Month (September).

In the proclamation he acknowledges the effect that prostate cancer has on family and friends and renews the country’s commitment to “…reducing the impact of prostate cancer on our country by raising awareness and supporting research that will lead to better ways to detect and treat this disease.”  He also acknowledges the important roles of the CDC, DoD, and NCI in the fight against prostate cancer.

You can read the proclamation here.