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Holyoke Medical Center to Offer Free Lecture on Breast-cancer Screening

HOLYOKE — Holyoke Medical Center (HMC) will host a free discussion, “Early Detection: Breast Cancer Screening,” on Tuesday, Oct. 24 at 5:30 p.m. in the HMC Auxiliary Conference Center.

Join Dr. Steven Schonholz, HMC Breast Health Center director, as he discusses the state-of-the-art services offered by HMC’s new Breast Health Center, including two brand-new procedures. The discussion will cover how these services can help with early detection of breast cancer.

This program is free and open to the public, and is part of the hospital’s community-education programming, one in a series of workshops held throughout the year to help people learn about specific health issues, wellness, prevention, and treatment. To register for this event, visit www.holyokehealth.com/events or call (413) 534-2789.