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Oct 12, 2016 Press Release
Legislation would reduce and help eliminate gender and racial health disparities by improving clinical trial research diversity
Oct 4, 2016 Announcements
October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual initiative to increase awareness around breast cancer prevention, detection, and treatment.
Sep 29, 2016 News Articles
For women, often tragically, there has been a long association between life-ending heart disease and silence.
Sep 28, 2016 Press Release
Congress passed legislation to fund the government through December 9th.
Sep 26, 2016 Announcements
September serves as National Cholesterol Education Month, a month-long initiative to improve awareness around healthy cholesterol levels, especially as it relates to heart health, heart disease and stroke.
Sep 21, 2016 News Articles
The Wounded Warrior Service Dog Act introduced by Massachusetts Democrat Jim McGovern would give $5 million in federal grants each year to nonprofit organizations that train service dogs for members of the Armed Forces and disabled veterans. Other Ohioans cosponsoring the bill include Toledo's Rep. Marcy Kaptur and Joyce Beatty of the Columbus area, both Democrats.
Sep 11, 2016 News Articles
Beatty spoke with NBC4's Mark Meredith on the Zika bills currently making their way through Congress.
Sep 6, 2016 Announcements
September is National Recovery Month, a monthlong campaign to increase awareness and understanding around substance abuse, addiction and mental illness.
Sep 1, 2016 Announcements
September is National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, dedicated to raising awareness about prostate cancer—the most common form of cancer for American men other than skin cancer.
Aug 14, 2016 Announcements
August 14, 2016 is the 81st anniversary Social Security, one of the most successful and popular federal programs in United States history.