Breast Cancer Awareness

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Thursday, January 4, 2018 - 6:30pm

Thursday, January 4 at 6:30 P.M.

Be proactive about your health. Join us on Thursday, January 4 at 6:30 P.M. at the Ripon Public Library to learn about factors linked to breast cancer and how to reduce your cancer risk. Participants will gain knowledge about the latest screening recommendations and how to advocate for care. This talk will emphasize the issues and steps women face prior to breast cancer diagnosis:

  • Signs and symptoms of breast cancer
  • Managing abnormal screenings
  • Where to find more information and resources

Freebies available for the first 25 participants.

Presented by Mary Lyke, recently retired Ripon Area School District Nurse, and Melanie Simpkins, Public Health Nurse/ Health Education and Work and Wellness Coordinator with the Green Lake County Health Unit.