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Wednesday, September 02, 2009 Suzanne Tohme, Community Member, asks

Q: Need a free or cost-reduced Mammogram in Miami

My wife and I lost our health insurance.  She is 39 and her doctor told her that she should have a Mammogram and an x-ray every six months. We live in Miami.  Wgere can she go for free mammo?

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Phyllis Johnson, Health Guide
9/ 2/09 1:00pm

Check out this list of for a place in your state that might be right for you.  I'm sorry to hear about your health insurance.  I hope everything checks out fine on her mammogram.

PJ Hamel, Health Guide
9/ 2/09 3:04pm

Hi - Also, check out our post on free mammograms for underserved women, which includes a list of resources to contact. In addition, she should speak to the social workers at your local hospital, as they're a good source of information specific to your area. Good luck - PJH

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By Suzanne Tohme, Community Member— Last Modified: 10/02/13, First Published: 09/02/09