Archive for Thursday, October 20, 2005

Breast cancer program offered

October 20, 2005

In celebration of the Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Providence Medical Center and the American Cancer Society are sponsoring a free breast cancer awareness program.

The program will be from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 27, at Providence Medical Center, 8929 Parallel Parkway, Kansas City, Kan.

At the seminar, Dr. Lori Lindstrom, a Providence board-certified radiation oncologist will discuss breast cancer signs and symptoms, risk factors, statistics, prevention and the latest treatment options.

In addition, a cancer survivor will share her experience about defeating cancer.

Special booths also will be set up to provide participants with information regarding health education and community services. Refreshments will be served and door prizes provided.

Registration is required. To register or for more information, please call (913) 281-7777 or (800) 281-7777.

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