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October 27, 2009

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Legislator Ford Proudly Announces

NUMC Mobile Mammography Van Coming to Long Beach

• Tuesday, December 1, 2009 • 8:30 AM to 2:15 PM •

Waldbaum's Shopping Plaza, Park Avenue, Long Beach (In the parking lot)

 

Legislator Ford is pleased to announce that the Nassau University Medical Center Mammography Van will be coming to Long Beach to provide breast cancer screenings for women over 40.  The screening will include a breast examination by a nurse, a mammography and instructions for breast self-examination.  “The best tool in the fight against cancer is education and early detection.” says Legislator Ford. If you are planning to receive an exam, you will need a prescription for the exam from your doctor (if you have insurance) and also must provide any past exam films, if available.

Appointments are required and are scheduled on a First Come, First Served Basis

For more information or to make an appointment, please call Legislator Ford ’s office: 571-6204