Resolution 1990.05: Health Protection – BSE

November 05, 2013

Whereas, Monthly Breast Self-Examination (BSE), properly done, often results in the early detection of cancerous lumps; and

Whereas, Early detection of cancerous breast lumps is of vital importance if breast cancer is to be treated more easily and possibly cured; and

Whereas, Breast cancer will develop in one out of eleven women in Canada; therefore, be it

Resolved, That the national council of The Catholic Women’s League of Canada, in 70th annual national convention assembled, urge its members to learn the proper method of breast self-examination, practice it monthly and encourage others to do the same.