White House to glow pink for National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

The White House can turn a different shade Sunday in order to highlight National Breast Cancer Awareness 30 days.

“During October, we raise attention and encourage people to take steps to lessen their risk of breast cancer, ” 1st lady Melania Trump said in the statement released ahead of the White Home being illuminated in pink gentle Sunday.

“I encourage all women approach their healthcare providers about mammograms and other methods of early detection and exactly what can be done to reduce that risk. inch

The particular annual tradition started by  President George Watts. Bush in 2008   is also a gesture of assistance to the more than 250, 000 ladies and 2, 000 men in the Oughout. S. who will likely be diagnosed with some type of breast cancer in 2017.

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