Care For Yourself

Care For Yourself NO COST clinical exams, pap tests and mammograms at participating local clinics for Iowa women ages 40-64 that meet income guidelines and live in Scott, Clinton & Jackson Counties.

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Current attitudes toward delaying care are also supported by Quest Diagnostics lab data. According to other Health Trend...
12/30/2020
New Quest Diagnostics Health Trends™ Survey Reveals COVID-19 Testing Hesitancy Among Americans, With 3 of 4 Avoiding a Test When They Believed They Needed One

Current attitudes toward delaying care are also supported by Quest Diagnostics lab data. According to other Health Trends™ research, the rate of cancer diagnoses across six common cancer types decreased by 46% between March 1 and April 18, 2020, during the COVID-19 pandemic. And the rate of diabetes (hemoglobin A1c) testing declined by as much as 66% during approximately the first two months of the pandemic, compared with the previous year. https://newsroom.questdiagnostics.com/2020-12-09-New-Quest-Diagnostics-Health-Trends-TM-Survey-Reveals-COVID-19-Testing-Hesitancy-Among-Americans-With-3-of-4-Avoiding-a-Test-When-They-Believed-They-Needed-One?fbclid=IwAR043WUCk9WE6DAaYyxbmKHTS1rYG4u-1iLvLAJe0GlqoP28TOsh_hmil-8

A new Quest Diagnostics Health Trends™ study finds that three in four Americans who believed they needed a COVID-19 test (74%) chose not to get one, or delayed getting one, primarily due to...

The Care for Yourself program has local staff that can help you schedule clinical breast exams, mammograms, pelvic exams...
12/29/2020
Care for Yourself - Home

The Care for Yourself program has local staff that can help you schedule clinical breast exams, mammograms, pelvic exams, Pap tests and more. Learn more: http://idph.iowa.gov/cfy

Don't put off important screening exams!

The Care for Yourself program is part of the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program and the National WISEWOMAN Program that helps reduce risks from breast cancer, cervical cancer, and cardiovascular health issues. To reduce your risk, you must have screening tests.

Genesis Health System
12/28/2020

Genesis Health System

Cancer doesn't wait... screening shouldn't either.

Please do not postpone a routine cancer screening because of cost or COVID-19. Talk to your doctor to plan your next preventative health visit today. If you need help paying for breast or cervical cancer screening, call the Genesis Women's Health Grant Program today to see if you are eligible for a free mammogram or Pap test.

Routine cancer screenings are important - especially if you're high risk. To find out more about the health grant program, call Diane at 563-421-3081 or schedule an appointment by visiting https://www.genesishealth.com/care-treatment/cancer/treat/breast/

Genesis Health System
12/23/2020

Genesis Health System

If you do not have health insurance coverage for breast and cervical cancer screening, contact the Iowa Care for Yoursel...
12/22/2020
Care for Yourself - Home

If you do not have health insurance coverage for breast and cervical cancer screening, contact the Iowa Care for Yourself program. The Care for Yourself program may be able to assist you in getting screened. http://idph.iowa.gov/cfy

The Care for Yourself program is part of the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program and the National WISEWOMAN Program that helps reduce risks from breast cancer, cervical cancer, and cardiovascular health issues. To reduce your risk, you must have screening tests.

More than a third of American adults have skipped scheduled cancer screenings during the pandemic. Cancer screenings can...
12/15/2020
Cancer Screening During the COVID-19 Pandemic | Cancer Tests and Coronavirus

More than a third of American adults have skipped scheduled cancer screenings during the pandemic. Cancer screenings can detect cancer at its earliest stages when treatment is most effective. Learn more about cancer screening during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Cancer doesn’t wait, screening shouldn’t either. Call today, 563-421-3081 or Toll Free 1-888-532-7140.
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This information is intended to help you understand the importance of returning to regular cancer screening during the COVID-19 pandemic, as soon as it is safe to do so.

12/11/2020

Care for Yourself by getting your annual cancer screenings done! If you are facing a job loss or other financial struggles, contact us. We may be able to help! 563-421-3081

12/01/2020

Today is #GivingTuesday
Why not give yourself the gift of a mammogram?
If you cannot afford one, have a high deductible or no insurance?
Contact us, we may be able to help!
563-421-3081

Cancer won’t wait. If you have warning signs of breast cancer, it’s important to see a doctor, even during the COVID-19 ...
11/30/2020
Warning Signs of Breast Cancer - Do You Know What To Watch For?

Cancer won’t wait. If you have warning signs of breast cancer, it’s important to see a doctor, even during the COVID-19 pandemic. Don’t put off seeing a doctor if you notice a change in your breast or underarm area.

Learn more about the warning signs of breast cancer and schedule your cancer screening today. The Care for Yourself Program is here to help. Call us at 563-421-3081 or 888-532-7140.

https://www.komen.org/breast-cancer/signs-symptoms/warning-signs/

Is a lump on breast cancerous? Learn about the warning signs of breast cancer, including changes in the breast and nipple.

Should I postpone a routine cancer screening because of the COVID-19 pandemic?Routine Cancer screenings are still import...
11/25/2020
Care for Yourself - Home

Should I postpone a routine cancer screening because of the COVID-19 pandemic?
Routine Cancer screenings are still important. The sooner cancer is found, the easier it is treat. If you are considered high-risk, it’s especially important for you to stick to a regular screening schedule.
Call the Care for Yourself Program today. Local patient navigators are available to help you learn about your local hospital’s safety precautions and help you schedule your cancer screening appointment.
Cancer doesn’t wait, screening shouldn’t either. Call today 1-563-421-3081.
https://idph.iowa.gov/cfy

The Care for Yourself program is part of the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program and the National WISEWOMAN Program that helps reduce risks from breast cancer, cervical cancer, and cardiovascular health issues. To reduce your risk, you must have screening tests.

University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
11/20/2020
University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics

University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics

Breast health is too important to be put on hold. That's why our team is committed to making sure our patients have access to advanced imaging and screenings, safely.

Iowa Department of Public Health
11/19/2020

Iowa Department of Public Health

You are one of our best weapons against COVID-19. Step up and stop the spread by wearing a face mask, staying six feet apart from others, washing your hands frequently, and staying home when sick. Coronavirus.iowa.gov

11/16/2020
CFY Covid message

The pandemic has many of us staying home, to avoid exposure to the Coronavirus. That is smart. But it is also smart to pay attention to your preventative health needs. Get your routine screenings and exams done on schedule to prevent other issues that could compromise your health. Talk to your doctor to plan your next preventative health visit. If you need help paying for breast, cervical or colon cancer screening, give us a call at 563-421-3081 or 888-532-7140. Iowa Department of Public Health Scott County Health Department Genesis Health System

Having breast pain? You might want to read this.
11/12/2020
Breast Pain: 10 Reasons Your Breasts May Hurt

Having breast pain? You might want to read this.

Breast pain can often be remedied with simple solutions, but sometimes it's an indication of something more serious. Find out what's normal and when to worry.

Did you know that for women of average risk, the lifetime risk of breast and ovarian cancer is 12% or 1 in 8 women? This...
11/06/2020

Did you know that for women of average risk, the lifetime risk of breast and ovarian cancer is 12% or 1 in 8 women? This is according to a recent study from the SEER Program via the National Cancer Institute. ⁠

Be proactive in your health with Bright Pink's informative tools such as the Assess Your Risk Quiz which helps you learn about your personal cancer risk in just 5 minutes and get your personalized prevention plan to be your own best breast health advocate. ⁠

Contact us if you need help paying for your cancer screening!

Did you know that for women of average risk, the lifetime risk of breast and ovarian cancer is 12% or 1 in 8 women? This is according to a recent study from the SEER Program via the National Cancer Institute. ⁠

Be proactive in your health with our informative tools such as the Assess Your Risk Quiz which helps you learn about your personal cancer risk in just 5 minutes and get your personalized prevention plan to be your own best breast health advocate. ⁠

Connect with our resources and community by our site and to show your support for our mission to save lives by empowering women to know their risk and manage their health proactively 💕

Cancer Screenings During the PandemicAs healthcare facilities that put cancer screenings on hold at the onset of the pan...
11/05/2020
Cancer Screening During the COVID-19 Pandemic | Cancer Tests and Coronavirus

Cancer Screenings During the Pandemic

As healthcare facilities that put cancer screenings on hold at the onset of the pandemic began to ease restrictions, restarting cancer screenings requires careful consideration of the risks and benefits.

Read more here: https://www.cancer.org/healthy/find-cancer-early/cancer-screening-guidelines/cancer-screening-during-covid-19-pandemic.html

This information is intended to help you understand the importance of returning to regular cancer screening during the COVID-19 pandemic, as soon as it is safe to do so.

Schedule Your Mammogram
11/01/2020
Schedule Your Mammogram

Schedule Your Mammogram

Offering the most advanced 3D Mammography™ screening technology available.

Last call for interviews! Let your voice be heard.African American and Latina voices are needed!We are looking for commu...
10/30/2020

Last call for interviews! Let your voice be heard.
African American and Latina voices are needed!
We are looking for community members to participate in one-on-one phone interviews to talk about women's cancer screenings. Your opinion and experience matters; help us develop programs that matter!

10/29/2020
www.acs4ccc.org

COVID-19 has caused an estimated 87% drop in mammography screening between February and April, according to the American Cancer Society. This has led to an estimated 36,000 women who my have had a missed or delayed diagnosis.

COVID-19 has caused so much uncertainty. During this time it is crucial that we all receive clear messaging about the importance of preventative care screenings.

The American Cancer Society has released a great toolkit that addresses the implications of COVID-19 and their recommendations on cancer screening during the pandemic.
https://www.acs4ccc.org/acs-guidance-on-cancer-screening-during-covid-19

The pandemic has many of us staying home, to avoid exposure to the Coronavirus. That is smart. But it is also smart to p...
10/27/2020

The pandemic has many of us staying home, to avoid exposure to the Coronavirus. That is smart. But it is also smart to pay attention to your preventative health needs.

Get your routine screenings and exams done on schedule to prevent other issues that could compromise your health. Talk to your doctor to plan your next preventative health visit. If you need help paying for breast and cervical cancer screening, give us a call at 563-421-3081.

One in seven Black women with breast cancer faces a delay in care access following diagnosis, a higher rate than for Whi...
10/26/2020
Racial Health Disparities Arise in Breast Cancer Care Access

One in seven Black women with breast cancer faces a delay in care access following diagnosis, a higher rate than for White women with the same diagnosis, according to new research out of the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. These findings add to the growing literature about racial health disparities.
https://patientengagementhit.com/news/racial-health-disparities-arise-in-breast-cancer-care-access?fbclid=IwAR0KOv87E2qkcXwDys2NHjJAPrDLvXpfKpA2v7MM2B-_WrtJiP8DdeG6XBc

New research has outlined the racial health disparities in breast cancer care access, like delayed treatment start date and prolonged duration of cancer treatments.

Your mammogram is still important and Genesis is one of the safest places for your care. Celebrate Breast Cancer Awarene...
10/19/2020
Schedule your mammogram today

Your mammogram is still important and Genesis is one of the safest places for your care. Celebrate Breast Cancer Awareness month by scheduling your appointment today.

Do it for you. Do it for those who love you.

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Maintaining a healthy weight and getting regular physical activity ar...
10/16/2020
What Can I Do to Reduce My Risk of Breast Cancer?

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Maintaining a healthy weight and getting regular physical activity are just a few ways to help reduce your risk of breast cancer. Learn more here: https://bit.ly/2xyO4ia

Learn about things you can do to lower your chance of getting breast cancer.

October 13 was sent aside by unanimous House and Senate resolutions in 2009, establishing that one day in October should...
10/13/2020
Metastatic Breast Cancer Network » History of Metastatic Breast Cancer Day – October 13

October 13 was sent aside by unanimous House and Senate resolutions in 2009, establishing that one day in October should recognize and bring awareness to metastatic breast cancer. One day is not enough but it’s a start for year-round awareness of what MBC is and why it’s important for all of us. http://ow.ly/K8ou50Bk1z8

Until 2009, metastatic breast cancer was rarely mentioned during October, Breast Cancer Awareness Month. What is acknowledged can be changed. What is kept hidden and not discussed will not be changed. Nine determined metastatic breast cancer patients, all members of the Metastatic Breast Cancer Netw...

10/13/2020
Genesis Health System

Have you scheduled your mammogram? Don't wait. It's time to give the girls some attention.
Genesis is safe and here for you. Schedule your mammogram today by visiting this link: https://www.genesishealth.com/care.../cancer/treat/breast/

Have you scheduled your mammogram? Don't wait. It's time to give the girls some attention.

Genesis is safe and here for you. Schedule your mammogram today by visiting this link: https://www.genesishealth.com/care-treatment/cancer/treat/breast/

When it comes to your breast health, don’t be fooled by rumors and misinformation. Get the facts. Test your knowledge of...
10/12/2020
Breast Cancer Quiz

When it comes to your breast health, don’t be fooled by rumors and misinformation. Get the facts. Test your knowledge of 6 common beliefs about breast cancer.
https://www.cancer.org/cancer/breast-cancer/breast-cancer-quiz.html?cm_ven=ExactTarget&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=cy20octengagement&utm_source=smc&utm_content=mrc_25_non&utm_term=

When it comes to your breast health, don't be fooled by rumors and misinformation. Test your knowledge of 6 common beliefs about breast cancer.

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