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A mammogram is a simple screening to detect breast cancer. But imagine if you or a loved one couldn’t have this test until it was too late because there wasn’t a mammography machine available.
This is Niger, Africa. [Map of Niger]
This is Niger compared to the United States. [Map of the United States]
Imagine only 2 locations for mammograms in this area. [Area of Niger superimposed over map of the United States]
One hospital is changing that by donating its Mobile Mammography van to Raouda Medical Center in Niger.
It traveled thousands of miles from rural Kentucky to Niger, where it now gives underserved women in Niger hope and peace of mind.
Creating healthy communities and serving those who are vulnerable. It’s our calling because women everywhere should have access to mammograms.
Share this video to encourage a world where mammograms are available to all women.