H.Res.146 - Recognizing the seriousness of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and expressing support for the designation of the month of September 2019 as "PCOS Awareness Month".116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Scott, David [D-GA-13] (Introduced 02/25/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||House - 02/26/2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.Res.146 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/25/2019)
This resolution expresses support for the goals and ideals of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) Awareness Month. PCOS is caused by a hormone imbalance. Symptoms can include infertility, weight gain, excess hair growth, and acne.
It recognizes the need for further research, improved treatment and care options, and a cure for PCOS.
It also acknowledges the struggles affecting all women and girls afflicted with PCOS.