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Mobile mammograms offered in Ironton on April 26

There will be mobile mammography screenings in Ironton from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. on Thursday, April 26.

The event is through the Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine Community Health Programs’ Breast Education Screening & Navigation Program, which provides mobile women’s cancer screening clinics around southeastern Ohio as part of its mission to improve women’s health in the region.

The screenings will be held at Central Christian Church, 1541 South 7th St., Ironton. Services are available to all women, uninsured, underinsured or insured.

Appointments are required and women should call 740-593-2432 or 1-800-844-2654 for an appointment.

Services include breast health education, PAP tests, breast and pelvic exams, navigation through the continuum of care & Susan G. Komen Columbus grant funding for financial support for mammograms.

In addition to the mobile clinics, services are also provided at the college’s Heritage Community Clinic on the Ohio University Athens campus.