COLUMBIA (WACH) â?? In honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October, Palmetto Health Office of Community Health is offering free clinical breast exams and diabetes screenings Monday, Oct. 14 and Monday Oct. 28th.
Free clinical breast exams and mammograms are available to women who meet the following requirements:
- Are over the age of 40
- Reside in Richland, Lexington or Fairfield counties
- Are uninsured or insurance does not cover annual breast cancer screenings
Free diabetes screenings are available to for men and women who meet the following requirements:
- Anyone age 18-44 who is considered to be at high risk for diabetes
- All adults over the age of 45
The exams will be held at the Palmetto Health Womenâ??s Clinic, 1801 Sunset Dr., second floor, from 5:45-7 p.m.
Registration is required. To register, call (803) 296-CARE (2273)