Bayhealth offering free mammograms in May

A local hospital group is offering free mammograms throughout the month of May. The Bayhealth Cancer Institute will give free screening mammograms at four convenient locations for those who are uninsured and underinsured, over the course of the month. Appointments and pre-registration are required.  

MILFORD  Wednesday, May 6, 9 to 11 a.m.  Bayhealth Women’s Center, Milford  200 King’s Highway Suite 3, Milford, DE 19963   
SMYRNA  Tuesday, May 12, 10 to 11:30 a.m.  Bayhealth Outpatient Center, Smyrna  401 North Carter Road, Smyrna, DE 19977   
MIDDLETOWN  Tuesday, May 12, 1 to 3 p.m.  Bayhealth Middletown Medical Center  209 East Main Street, Middletown, DE 19709   
DOVER  Wednesday, May 13, 2 to 4 p.m.  Bayhealth Women’s Center, Dover  540 South Governors Avenue, Dover, DE 19904   
SMYRNA  Tuesday, May 19, 10 to 11:30 a.m.  Bayhealth Outpatient Center, Smyrna  401 North Carter Road, Smyrna, DE 19977   
MIDDLETOWN  Tuesday, May 19, 1 to 3 p.m.  Bayhealth’s Middletown Medical Center  209 East Main Street, Middletown, DE 19709   
MILFORD  Wednesday, May 20, 9 to 11 a.m.  Bayhealth Women’s Center, Milford  200 King’s Highway Suite 3, Milford, DE 19963   
DOVER  Wednesday, May 20, 2 to 4 p.m.  Bayhealth Women’s Center, Dover  540 South Governors Avenue, Dover, DE 19904

Officials say regular mammograms can significantly reduce a woman’s risk of developing breast cancer, and Bayhealth recommends annual mammograms for women 40 years and older.

For more information, or to schedule an appointment, contact Harriet Pinkston at 302-430-5143 or 302-744-6528.

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