October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

 

                                                                                        

 

 

 

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Getting Screened Can Save Your Life!

Are you a woman between the ages of 40 and 64?

Are you a resident of Summit County?

Have you had your annual check-up?

 

Free Breast Cancer Screenings and Free Cervical Cancer Screenings

are available for qualifying patients at your Summit County Health Department 

supported by the Utah Department of Health Cancer Control Program

and funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Or call 1-800-717-1811 to see if you qualify for free or low cost screening exams.

 

1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime.

Get the Free Healthy Living and Personal Risk Guide

to help you Protect Your Overall Health and

Assess Your Breast Cancer Risk. 

 

 

FOR MORE DETAILED INFORMATION

CHECK OUT THESE OTHER RESOURCES ON BREAST CANCER, PREVENTION, SCREENING AND DETECTION

 

National Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc.

 

American Cancer Society-- Screening and Detection

 

Utah Cancer Control Program

 

National Institute of Health/ National Cancer Institute- Breast Cancer Prevention and Screening

 

Medline Plus- National Library of Medicine- Breast Cancer

 

Center for Disease Control and Prevention-- Breast Cancer

 

MALE BREAST CANCER RESOURCES

 

National Institute of Health/ National Cancer Institute-Male Breast Cancer

 

Medline Plus- National Library of Medicine- Male Breast Cancer

 

 

 

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