SAN DIEGO (CBS8) - In honor of Mother's Day, the Susan G. Komen Foundation is providing free breast cancer screenings to local women.
The event is in partnership with Northgate Gonzalez Markets, San Ysidro Health Center and Every Woman Counts, where qualified women can receive free breast exams and mammograms. Qualifying women are those without insurance and who are 40-years or older.
The free screening event will be held Friday in Paradise Hills from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Northgate Gonzales Markets, located at 1410 South 43rd Street in San Diego.
You can schedule an appointment by calling 619-662-4199. Walk-ins are also accepted, however, the event encourages people to call in advance.
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