|*Know the warning signs for breast cancer:
Changes in color or feel of the skin of the breast, areola, or nipple (dimpled, puckered, scaly or orange peel looking)..
Discharge from nipple or nipple inverting.
Changes in size or shape of breast, sudden swelling.
Lump, bulge, or thickening on or near the breast or underarm.
If you find any of these changes, see your doctor immediately.
*These message are for a quick reference only and should not be considered medical advice, diagnosis or treatment recommendations. You MUST see your doctor for any signs and symptoms that worried you! Dorothy Holloway,RN.
|There are some disturbing statistics about breast cancer.
As a special program of the American Association for Cancer Support, the mission of the American Breast Cancer Support Association is to provide free funds/ cancer care card and supplies / cancer care package to breast cancer patients, help raise breast cancer awareness to save lives, and support selected research programs in order to reduce the incidence of cancer throughout the world.
With your support, you enable us to continue our cancer care visa card program, cancer care package program, and out international pharmaceutical program. Together we can help raise Cancer Awareness.
The American association for cancer support is committed to directly assisting cancer patients regardless of their age, and type of cancer, to alleviate cancer patients and their families with emergency relief funds through the cancer care visa card and cancer care packages.
Thank you for you generous support. Your gift can provide another chance for life.
For Your Information
Circle of Survivors- What a great event! Thanks to Director Mercedes, RN. Dorothy, Nichole, OBC, the Victorious Women Ministry, all volunteers, and other local cancer groups for working together for breast cancer awareness in our community.
Spanish Speaker can Listen to Mercedez Cuevas at wKZx 93.5 FM from 3PM to 8PM to learn more about breast cancer awareness on October month!!!!
Local Mammogram Information
If it’s time for your annual screening mammogram, the UT Medical Center’s mobile mammography unit will be providing digital screening mammograms tomorrow, Friday, Oct 3 at West Town Mall –Dillard’s from 10am – 5pm. Insurance is filed or uninsured women age 40 or older can call for funding options. Call 865-305-9753 to schedule your appointment.- Thank you Chemo Bear for the info!
Our past activities
2013 Free RN services on the go for breast cancer early detection planning!
*FREE RN SERVICE ON THE GO!!!
Increase Awareness of Breast Cancer