TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/NSF) – A Senate Democrat is seeking to require that Florida high-school students learn about preventing breast cancer and prostate cancer.
Sen. Kevin Rader, D-Delray Beach, filed a bill Friday that would add such instruction to the health-education curriculum for students in grades 9 through 12.READ MORE: Miami Man Faces Charges In Florida Keys After Fleeing From Police At More Than 100 MPH
The bill (SB 276) would require instruction about characteristics of breast cancer and prostate cancer and measures to prevent the diseases.READ MORE: Python Removal Program Grows In Southwest Florida
The bill is filed for consideration during the 2020 legislative session, which starts Jan. 14.MORE NEWS: Tracking The Tropics: Hurricane Sam Continues To Intensify
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