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WHEREAS, millions of Americans are affected by bladder diseases and conditions; and

WHEREAS, bladder diseases and conditions can significantly impact health and quality of life, contributing to depression, social isolation, falls, sexual dysfunction, loss of self-esteem, hospitalizations, nursing home admissions, and even death; and

WHEREAS, medical and behavioral research to better understand and maintain bladder health and treat bladder diseases is necessary to improve quality of life for patients; and

WHEREAS, bladder problems are stigmatized, and open dialogue generated through awareness can reduce the stigma and empower providers and patients to have much-needed conversations about bladder health;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, BRIAN SANDOVAL, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim  November 2016 as

 BLADDER HEALTH MONTH IN NEVADA

 

 Proclamation Seal Only                         Signatures of Governor Brian Sandoval & Barbara Cegaske