Open Door Health Center offers free mammograms

MANKATO — Open Door Health Center (ODHC) will host a breast cancer screening event at 309 Holly Lane in Mankato on Tuesday, May 1 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The screenings, which include a breast exam as well as a mammogram, will be available to women ages 40 and over who are due or overdue for these services.

Breast health education and refreshments will be available to all attendees. Although there may be some same-day availability, patients are encouraged to schedule appointments in advance by calling ODHC at (507) 344-5710.

The Sage Screening Programs help keep Minnesotans healthy through screening and early detection of breast, cervical and colorectal cancers. Screenings are provided at participating locations free of charge to people who qualify. To learn more about the Sage Screening Programs, and eligibility, call toll-free (888) 643-2584, or visit www.mnsage.com.