BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Susan G. Komen Baton Rouge has announced two free breast cancer events during the month of May.
FREE SCREENINGS IN MAY
- Tuesday, May 8
10 a.m. to noon & 1 p.m.to 4 p.m.
LSU Mid City Clinic
1401 North Foster Drive
Baton Rouge, LA
- Thursday, May 10
9 a.m. to 11 a.m. & noon to 2 p.m.
Rural Health Clinic
409 NW Central Ave.
To make an appointment call 225-215-1234 o 1-888-616-4687.
The Woman's Mobile Mammography Coach will be at various locations in the month of May.
WOMAN'S MOBILE MAMMOGRAPHY COACH
- Hours: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
- *An appointment is preferred
Komen BR says they are having a real impact against breast cancer and that donations are saving lives and making progress in the mission to end breast cancer forever.
MISSION TO END BREAST CANCER
- 75% proceeds – Local programs
- 25% proceeds – National research
More than 3 million survivors and counting are supported through research and community programs. From 1989 to 2014, there was a 38 percent decrease in breast cancer mortality.