NO. R-45. JOINT RESOLUTION RELATING TO EDUCATING FAMILY MEMBERS ABOUT BREAST CANCER.
Offered by:Senator Riehle of Chittenden County and Senator Snelling of Chittenden County.
Whereas, it is important to recognize that a womans fight against breast cancer is a family matter, and
Whereas, it is important that children, husbands and brothers be educated and offered emotional support as the women in their lives undergo breast cancer treatment, and
Whereas, it is important that adult males, in particular, educate themselves in how to support the women in their lives that have contracted breast cancer, and
Whereas, February being recognized as the month of love, it is especially important that this issue be highlighted to make sure that an entire family touched by breast cancer is helped in every way possible, now therefore be it
Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives:
That the special needs of family members whose loved ones are valiantly undergoing breast cancer treatment be especially remembered during the month of February.