IN THE NEWS: Screening Saves Lives Event Gives Participants Opportunity to Talk to Genetic Counselor


Karmanos is hosting its Screening Saves Lives: Cancer Screening and Educational Event at the Weisberg Cancer Center in Farmington Hills. Participants may receive breast cancer screenings, including mammograms, colorectal screening consultations, free head and neck examinations, and wellness checks. They can also speak to a genetic counselor about their potential risk for cancer. Courtney Kokenakes, MS, LCGC, licensed genetic counselor at the Karmanos Cancer Genetics Counseling Service, explained who should consider getting genetic counseling. To learn more about genetic counseling, click here.

The Screening Saves Lives event is on Saturday, June 8, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. It also features free activities such as yoga, meditation classes, healing arts activities, and more. Click here to learn more, or call 1-800-KARMANOS to schedule your screening appointment during the event.

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