Įrašai su žymomis ‘Vilkaviškio rajonas’

Oncological education for women in Vilkaviskis, Kazlu Ruda and Kalvarija municipalities

2009 Aug 22, Saturday

On 23-24 of August 0816 Vilkaviskis the Pink Ribbon bus was working in Alytus region. Women living in Simnas, Luksnenai, Punia and Butrimonys had a possibility to have a free of charge breast check up and learn the principles of self-examination. This week the mileage of the bus for this year reached 15 000 km.

On August 20-22 the project “Do Not Delay” team visited the towns of Kazlu Ruda municipality. More than 350 women had breast examination by the doctors working in the project.

On August 17 – 19 the Pink Ribbon bus traveled through the territory of Kalvarijos municipality. The biggest result of the day was reached on the last day in Kalvarija town – 139 women had breast examinations. Other days were dedicated to small towns: Mikalauka, Jungenai, Juseviciai, Liubavas.

On August 14 and 16 the team was performing oncological education in Vilkaviskis region. We visited Pilviskiai and Bartininkai and spent the whole day in Vilkaviskis town. The interest in trainings and breast examinations was spectacular, thus 213 women entered the Pink Ribbon bus within two days.