Jonesboro, Ark., — In the spirit of Breast Cancer Awareness month, NEA Baptist will be hosting the third annual Women’s Day on Thursday, October 6 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. to bring awareness to women on various health issues.
The free event is located in the NEA Baptist Clinic lobby at 4802 E. Johnson Ave. It will include screenings such as 3D mammogram vouchers (to those who qualify), blood pressure, cholesterol, blood sugar and BMI.
In addition to offering free women’s health screenings, Women’s day at NEA will also provide educational information on various women’s health topics, fun activities such as goody bags and door prizes, free pink manicures, free mini massages and wellness and fitness tips from experts.
According to http://www.breastcancer.org, 1 in 8 U.S. women will develop invasive breast cancer. It is time to bring out the pink, be aware and join together in the fight against breast cancer.
This event is opened to the community and registration is not necessary. For more information, call 870-936-0262.
NEA Baptist Health System comprises NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital and NEA Baptist Clinic- northeast Arkansas’ largest physician group. The 216-bed hospital offers cancer care, heart care, labor and delivery service, inpatient and outpatient services, emergency care and surgical services. These services include: weight loss surgery, neurology, respiratory care and pulmonary rehabilitation. NEA Baptist Clinic consists of over 100 physicians practicing in more than 35 specialties and offer a wealth of services, from pediatrics to orthopedic services. For more information about NEA Baptist, please call 870-936-1000 or 870-936-8000 or visit http://www.neabaptist.com