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Hospital offers free breast cancer information, mammograms

ELLSWORTH, Maine — Maine Coast Memorial Hospital will host these activities during Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October:

*A Breast Cancer Seminar with oncologist Dr. Philip Brooks, radiologist Dr. Brian Ewy and surgeon Dr. Molly Collins will be held 5-6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17, in the hospital classroom at 50 Union St. The physicians will discuss the latest information about breast cancer and treatment options.

* Lymphoma specialists Marie-France Browning and Charlotte Stephens  will discuss the signs, symptoms and treatment of lymphedema and present a cancer exercise program beneficial during cancer treatments 5-6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 24, in the hospital classroom.

Call 207-664-5314 to reserve a seat or register online at

Maine Coast Memorial Hospital will offer free digital mammograms 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Thursday, October 26, by appointment on a first call, first scheduled basis.   Call 207-664-5492 to schedule a mammogram.


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