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BreastCheck: Cancer Care Manitoba

December 2, 2015 @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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An event every day that begins at 10:00 AM, repeating until January 12, 2016

Little Britain welcomes BreastCheck: CancerCare Manitoba as they hold their annual clinic in the Selkirk & Lockport areas.

Note: Hours will vary, so please contact us or BreastCheck: CancerCare Manitoba, in order to confirm times and availability.

Breast cancer screening in Manitoba
BreastCheck is a program that checks Manitoba women ages 50 and over for early signs of breast cancer.

Did you know?

  • Breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in Manitoba women.
  • About 900 women in Manitoba are diagnosed with breast cancer each year and about 200 will die every year from breast cancer.
  • Regular screening mammograms have been proven to reduce deaths from breast cancer by 20-30%.
  • 99% of breast cancers occur in women and 80% of these breast cancers occur in women over the age of 50.
  • Most women with breast cancer do not have a family history of the disease.

Details

Date:
December 2, 2015
Time:
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Event Category:

Venue

Little Britain United Church
5879 Highway 9
Lockport, MB R1A 2P7 Canada
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Phone:
(204) 757-2489
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