Charles City – One in eight women test positive for breast cancer according to the National Breast Cancer Foundation. Tomorrow dawns the first day of October and of the awareness month for this finding. Jenny Monteith of MercyOne New Hampton says all women should be on alert.
During self-examinations, Monteith says women should be looking down several avenues.
MercyOne, also boasts several programs for those already diagnosed with breast cancer.
Monteith says Mercy provides inserts and prosthetic as well, and hopes people utilize these services more often this year.