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Health dept. to offer free mammograms, paps


The Chatham County Health Department's BreasTEST and More Program and the St. Joseph's/Candler Mobile Mammography Program are providing free mammograms and pap tests in honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

The mammograms and pap tests will be offered on Oct. 14 and Oct. 21 at both Chatham County Health Department locations at 1602 Drayton St. and 1395 Eisenhower Dr.

BreasTEST and More is a program that provides breast and cervical cancer screening to low income, uninsured, or underinsured women, according to the Coastal Health District.

Women who are 40 and older are eligible for the program as well as women 35-39 with documented findings suspicious for breast cancer. Proof of income is required to determine eligibility.

For more information on the BreasTEST and More program, call 912.651.3025 or 912.651.2999.

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