Local foundation helps women get free mammograms - Tucson News Now

Local foundation helps women get free mammograms

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

The Hope Matters Breast Cancer Foundation is offering free screening mammograms for uninsured women.  

One in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime. 

Director Kathy Espinosa stops by Fox 11 Daybreak to tell us why early detection is so important.

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