Women’s health festival to be held Saturday in Shreveport

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The Northwest Louisiana Community Development Corporation, in collaboration with Praise Temple and Louisiana Healthcare Connections, will host a Phenomenally Pink Women’s Health Festival on May 16, 2015. The event will take place at 10 a.m. at Praise Temple Plaza, 4725 Greenwood Road in Shreveport.pink_ribbon_medium

Attendees will be educated on breast cancer awareness as it relates to prevention, early detection, and treatment. Medical personnel will be on hand to show proper breast self-examinations.

The keynote speaker will be Dr. Chu, Surgical Oncologist with testimonials from breast cancer survivors.

Brunch will be served and door prizes will be given to attendees. The first 25 women who are uninsured will receive a free mammogram, sponsored by the FWCC-LSUHSC Partners and Mobile Clinic.

For more information, call (318) 631-4428.