As Dr. Steven Wolf writes, a rehabilitation stroke expert and professor at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta. "Stroke patients need to rely more on their own problem solving to regain mobility".
But cancer is better than stroke:
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEOctober 8, 2016
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#CuresIn4Words: “You are not alone.”
In New Video, GOP Leader Highlights Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Push to Deliver #CuresNow
In a newly released video, Energy and Commerce Committee member and House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) spotlights Breast Cancer Awareness Month and the ongoing efforts to find a cure. McMorris Rodgers is the highest-ranking Republican woman in Congress.
In releasing the video, McMorris Rodgers wrote, “About 1 in 8 women in the United States will develop invasive breast cancer over the course of her lifetime. Our ultimate goal should not be to provide life-long treatment, but to find life-saving cures. … The work we are doing here in Congress – to invest in research and development and advance real medical innovation right here at home – seeks to help those who face a future of a disease without a cure. And it all starts by doing one thing: putting patients first.”
The sentiment is rooted in the 21st Century Cures Act, a critical component of the health care plank of House Republicans’ Better Way agenda.
Watch Chair McMorris Rodgers' video HERE.
In the video, Chair McMorris Rodgers comments,“(Y)our fight is our fight. With our 21st Century Cures Act, and more, we’re pressing for resources and research into combating breast cancer and other diseases that still lack cures. With our work, we’re helping those who face life-threatening diseases and letting those who are battling cancer know that you aren’t alone.”
That’s the very core of delivering #CuresNow. And it something everyone can relate to – finding hope and cures for everyone battling disease today and in the future. Our work continues.
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