Breast Health Education and Resources
Breast cancer is the most common cancer in women, occurring in 1 in 8 females in the United States. Various combinations of surgery, chemotherapy, radiation therapy, and hormonal therapy can be used as treatment. Mammograms have been shown to reduce the risk of dying from breast cancer.
How to Schedule Your Mammogram
To make a digital mammography appointment please call 605-322-PINK (7465) or1-877-AT-AVERA (1-877-282-8372).
All Women Count!
The All Women Count! program is supported by Avera Race Against Breast Cancer funds. Avera Race Against Breast Cancer proceeds are used to ensure women in South Dakota are able to get free mammograms if they qualify for the program. Visit the All Women Count section on the South Dakota Department of Health web site for more information.
Breast Cancer Information, Topics and Prevention
Other suggested links & resources for breast cancer patients and their families.