Moms are always taking care of everyone else, but moms need to take care of themselves, too. And Women's Way wants mothers to know that preventative health screenings are an important part of taking care of oneself.

IN HONOR OF MOTHER'S DAY, WOMEN'S WOMEN'S WAY IS ENCOURAGING MOMS TO GET PREVENTATIVE HEALTH SCREENINGS.

With Mother's Day coming up this weekend, and Women's Way reminds all North Dakota moms of the importance of preventative health. Women's Way encourages women to seek screenings for breast and cervical cancer. If you are concerned about the cost of these screenings, you could be eligible for free exams.

AS MANY AT 17,000 WOMEN IN NORTH DAKOTA COULD BE ELIGIBLE TO RECEIVE FREE SCREENINGS FOR BREAST AND CERVICAL CANCER.

According to a release from Women's Way, "as many as 17,000 women in North Dakota could be eligible to receive free screenings." Things like age, income and insurance status are all considered to determine eligibility. To find out if you are eligible for a FREE preventative screening, you can call (701) 328-3398 or visit the Women's Way website.

WHY IS IT IMPORTANT FOR WOMEN TO GET PREVENTATIVE BREAST AND CERVICAL CANCER SCREENINGS?

Women's Way says that preventative screenings are beneficial because they can help stop cancer before it becomes malignant. According to the Women's Way website, mammography can detect cancer an average of 1.7 years before a woman can even feel a lump. And a cervical screening is meant to find precancerous lesions. Learn more about these types of cancer prevention screenings and why they are important here.

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