MILTON — The Women’s Place at Santa Rosa Medical Center will offer mammogram appointments 8 a.m. to noon Oct. 7 and 21.
The Women's Place, located at 5992 Berryhill Road, Suite 101, recommends starting yearly mammograms at age 40 unless otherwise medically indicated.
Additionally, a clinical breast exam should take place every three years beginning in the 20s and yearly in the 40s. A breast self-exam routine should start in the 20s as well.
Women should know how they normally look and feel and should report any breast changes promptly to her health care provider.