S.Res.670 - A resolution recognizing the seriousness of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and expressing support for the designation of September 2020 as "PCOS Awareness Month".116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Warren, Elizabeth [D-MA] (Introduced 08/06/2020)|
|Committees:||Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 08/06/2020 Referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (text: CR S5285-5286) (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Res.670 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (08/06/2020)
This resolution expresses support for the designation of September 2020 as 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.