Women have free mammograms in Tequisquiapan – El Sol de San Juan del Río

In the municipality of Tequisquiapan, the “Detection and diagnosis of breast cancer” program was implemented, a strategy that seeks to detect the disease in time among the women of this locality.

The foregoing was announced by the director of Health of the Magical Town, Fernando Alegría Bravo, reported that since last month this program has been launched, which integrates several municipal agencies, in order to provide help to Tequisquiapan women interested in studies of the mammogram.

The medical studies, he said, are carried out at the General Hospital of San Juan del Río (HGSJR), a space in which support was provided by the Directorate of this place, in order to detect breast cancer in time among the women, therefore, so far 80 women have participated.

“We have an active program that is mammography, access to it is through the General Hospital of San Juan del Río, in this place is where the studies will be carried out at no cost to the beneficiaries, the only cost is the transfer from their house to the place and each one covers it by their own means”.

He pointed out that the Tequisquiapan Health Directorate supports the prevention and timely diagnosis of the diseases that most affect families, so that they can avoid the consequences of loss of health, therefore, he urged women to actively participate in this free mammography program.