Gutwein pairs sneakers with his suit to raise cancer awareness

Posted by: Jessica Bruder  | Friday, January 31, 2020

PHOTO CAPTION: State Rep. Doug Gutwein (R-Francesville) pairs his sneakers with his suit to help kick off February as National Cancer Prevention Month on Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2020, at the Statehouse. The Indiana House of Representatives participated in the Suits and Sneakers Challenge, an annual event hosted by the American Cancer Society and the National Association of Basketball Coaches, to help raise awareness. Cancer is the second-leading cause of death in Indiana, following heart disease. For those who do not use tobacco, the most important cancer risk factors that can be changed are body weight, diet, and physical activity.


State Rep. Douglas Gutwein (R-Francesville) represents House District 16, which
includes all of Pulaski County and portions of Fulton, Jasper, Newton and Starke counties.