Have you had your breast cancer screening? The month of October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Take a moment to call your doctor and discuss if you need a mammogram. Be sure to call Megan Mwangi, ARNP at 641-541-4040 to discuss a referral or any questions you may have.
Early Detection: According to the American Cancer Society if detected early and the cancer is in the localized stage, the 5-year relative survival rate is 99%. So do not wait, call our clinic to discuss a referral to get a mammogram.
To read more about Breast Cancer Awareness Month, visit the National Breast Cancer website here: https://www.nationalbreastcancer.org/breast-cancer-awareness-month/
Let us know if you have gotten your mammogram recently and tag a family member or a friend to remind them to go get one.
CCI, Oct 2022.