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Proclamation - Women's Health Awareness Week

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Governor's Proclamation

WHEREAS, women from all walks of life and at every stage of life
have unique health needs that should be addressed in their
own right; and

WHEREAS, while women can take simple steps to improve their
physical, mental, and social health, keeping women healthy
and increasing awareness of women's health issues
depends on partnerships with social, health, and other
services; and

WHEREAS, the annual observance of National Women's Health Week
celebrates the extraordinary progress in women's health and
encourages women to take proactive steps to safeguard
their health and well being; and

WHEREAS, May 9, 2005, marks the third annual National Women's
Check-Up Day, encouraging women to take advantage of
preventive health services, screenings, and health education
on a variety of topics for women in their local communities.

NOW, THEREFORE, I, Mark Sanford, Governor of the Great State of
South Carolina, do hereby proclaim May 8 - 14, 2005, as


throughout the state and encourage all South Carolinians to recognize the
importance of women's health to the health of our families, our
communities, and our nation.

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