Protect Your Pumpkins. Schedule Your Mammogram.

Although breast cancer deaths have dropped dramatically in the past two decades, women in the U.S. have a 1-in-8 lifetime risk of being diagnosed. A mammogram can often find or detect breast cancer early, when it is most treatable. So what are you waiting for? Protect your pumpkins and schedule your annual screening today.

Here are a few ways you can support a loved one (and yourself) in the fight against breast cancer.
All proceeds go to benefit Baton Rouge General's Pennington Cancer Center and its patients.

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Pop-Up Pink Pumpkin Patch – Popping Up Soon!

6,000 pink pumpkins will appear overnight at Baton Rouge General’s Bluebonnet campus during the month of October with a smaller patch at the Mid City campus. Want to know when? Follow Baton Rouge General on Instagram and Facebook for hints! The pumpkin patch is part of a breast cancer awareness campaign that promotes annual mammograms to women over 40. The public is invited to visit the pumpkin patch, play games, take photos, and bring a free pumpkin home to display their support for breast cancer awareness.

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