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National Women's Health Week

Women’s Health Week kicks off every year on Mother’s Day, May 13. This week serves as a time to encourage women to take steps to improve their health and make their health a priority.

Here are a few upcoming Palmetto Health events you can participate in, tell your sister about, or take your daughter to:

Free Health and Cancer Screenings for Women

When? Every Tuesday in May from 5:00 pm-7:00 pm

Where? 1801 Sunset Dr. Columbia, SC 29203

No appointment necessary.

Free Diabetes Screenings

When? Every Thursday from 11am-1pm

Where? 1501 Sumter St. Columbia, SC 29201

No appointment necessary.

CPR/Basic Life Support classes

When? Every Wednesday and Thursday from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Where? 14 Medical Park, Suite 300, Columbia, SC

This course will cost $80 but includes materials and certification card upon completion

Contact Stanley Leaks at (803) 296-2273

To find out more, you can visit Palmetto Health’s event calendar at

Stay tuned to for more Women’s Health Week events happening in Richland County or call me at 803.231.6330 or email at