National Mammography Day Third Friday in October

NATIONAL MAMMOGRAPHY DAY

National Mammography Day is observed annually on the third Friday in October as part of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

This day serves as a reminder to all women that the best defense is early detection. A mammogram can often detect a problem before there is any outward physical sign. Make sure you get your regular checkups.

HOW TO OBSERVE

Set up a mammogram and use #NationalMammographyDay to post on social media.

HISTORY

President Bill Clinton proclaimed the first National Mammography Day in 1993.

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DATES
October 20, 2017
October 19, 2018
October 18, 2019

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Sometimes the best form of healthcare is early detection... National Mammography Day