Medical centers plan to give after-hour breast exams

Breast Cancer Awareness month (MGN)

Today at Summerville Medical Center and Thursday, Oct. 12, at Trident Breast Care Center and Moncks Corner Medical Center will hold after-hours mammograms.

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

According to the National Breast Cancer Foundation, every one in eight women will get breast cancer in their lifetime.

Each year it is estimated that over 252,710 women in the United States will be diagnosed with breast cancer and more than 40,500 will die.

Make sure to get an exam annually, to stay up-to-date on any health issues.

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