October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. WARM 103.3 encourages you to get regular mammograms and check yourself on a monthly basis.
The HealthyWoman Program is a free breast and cervical cancer early detection program of the Pennsylvania Department of Health. It is funded by the Department of Health and through a grant the department receives from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Learn more about the program.
Find a 3D Mammography Center.
Governor Tom Wolf made Pennsylvania the first state in the nation to require insurance coverage of 3D screening mammograms for women insured under PA law. 3D mammograms offer better detection and fewer false alarms. Find a center near you.
The PA Breast Cancer Coalition is a great resource to support a breast cancer patient and their families. If you or someone you know is having difficulty accessing medical services, or has questions about insurance coverage related to breast cancer, they are here to help.
Visit them at www.pabreastcancer.org.
The PA Breast Cancer Coalition’s goal is to find a cure to breast cancer now so our daughters won’t have to. Formed in 1993 by a dedicated, active and effective group of breast cancer survivors who have kept that common mission. Every program, event and campaign is carried out with that goal in mind. Donate and help find a cure.