Lettsworth – Breast and Colorectal Cancer Screenings

Cancer Screenings

Breast Cancer Screenings Free clinical breast exams will be performed by a physician or nurse practitioner for women 18 and older. Screening mammograms will be available for women 40 and older who do not have a doctor and have not had a mammogram in the past 12 months. Insurance will be billed for mammograms; there […]

Baton Rouge – Breast and Colorectal Cancer Screenings

Cancer Screenings

Breast Cancer Screenings Free clinical breast exams will be performed by a physician or nurse practitioner for women 18 and older. Screening mammograms will be available for women 40 and older who do not have a doctor and have not had a mammogram in the past 12 months. Insurance will be billed for mammograms; there […]

Baton Rouge – Breast Cancer Screening

Cancer Screenings

Breast Cancer Screening Free clinical breast exams will be performed by a physician or nurse practitioner for women 18 and older. Screening mammograms will be available for women 40 and older who do not have a doctor and have not had a mammogram in the past 12 months. Insurance will be billed for mammograms; there […]

Baton Rouge – Breast and Colorectal Cancer Screenings

Cancer Screenings

Breast Cancer Screenings Free clinical breast exams will be performed by a physician or nurse practitioner for women 18 and older. Screening mammograms will be available for women 40 and older who do not have a doctor and have not had a mammogram in the past 12 months. Insurance will be billed for mammograms; there […]

Baton Rouge – Breast & Colorectal Cancer Screening

Cancer Screenings

Breast Cancer Screenings Free clinical breast exams will be performed by a physician or nurse practitioner for women 18 and older. Screening mammograms will be available for women 40 and older who do not have a doctor and have not had a mammogram in the past 12 months. Insurance will be billed for mammograms; there […]

Zachary – Breast and Colorectal Cancer Screening

Cancer Screenings

Breast Cancer Screenings Free clinical breast exams will be performed by a physician or nurse practitioner for women 18 and older. Screening mammograms will be available for women 40 and older who do not have a doctor and have not had a mammogram in the past 12 months. Insurance will be billed for mammograms; there […]

Napoleonville – Prostate and Colorectal Cancer Screenings

Cancer Screenings

Prostate Cancer Screenings Includes a PSA blood test and a physical exam performed by a physician. Available to men 45 and older who do not have a doctor or who have not been screened for prostate cancer in the past 12 months. Colorectal Cancer Screenings Easy-to-use take home colorectal cancer screening kits will be distributed. […]

Baton Rouge – Breast and Colorectal Cancer Screenings

Cancer Screenings

Breast Cancer Screenings Free clinical breast exams will be performed by a physician or nurse practitioner for women 18 and older. Screening mammograms will be available for women 40 and older who do not have a doctor and have not had a mammogram in the past 12 months. Insurance will be billed for mammograms; there […]

Clinton – Breast and Colorectal Cancer Screening

Cancer Screenings

Breast Cancer Screenings Free clinical breast exams will be performed by a physician or nurse practitioner for women 18 and older. Screening mammograms will be available for women 40 and older who do not have a doctor and have not had a mammogram in the past 12 months. Insurance will be billed for mammograms; there […]

Cancer Center’s 10th Annual Fest For Life Achieves Milestones

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Ten years and more than 5,000 screened   (Baton Rouge, La.) Mary Bird Perkins – Our Lady of the Lake Cancer Center’s Fest for Life event recently reached two major milestones: 10 years of providing prevention and early detection services and more than 5,000 people screened in the history of the event. The Cancer Center reports […]

Fest for Life offers Lots of Louisiana-style Lagniappe

Fest for Life 10 Year Celebration

Louisiana is known for its fun, legendary festivals and events with unique spins on food, music and culture. However, ten years ago, something different premiered in Baton Rouge, offering an innovative approach to presenting cancer and other health topics with the same kind of flair. The annual event, Fest for Life, commenced in 2008, setting […]

New Cancer Concern for Young Adults; a Leader Emerges

Colorectal Cancer header

Generation X (born in late-1960s to early-1980s) and Millennials (born in mid-1980s to early 2000s) are learning that they may have increased risks for colorectal cancer. This warning comes from a newly released American Cancer Society study showing young adults have a higher risk of the disease, as compared to older generations. This is likely […]