Free healthy women event held in Amsterdam

Sponsored by St. Mary’s Healthcare

Pictured are Abby Rizzo in the front row; second row, from left, Shelley Hong, Brigitta Giulianelli, Nadeen Rizzo, Crystal Haywood, Teresa Gail and Angela Hanke and third row, from left, Tina Reed, Lori Puglisi, Bethann Kowalski, Katie Gifford, Betty Blakeslee, Deanna Casillas, Suzanne Hagadorn, Diana Gonzalez, Wendy Lucas, Gayle Grajewski, Sherri Sagatis and Jana Rood.(Photo submitted)

AMSTERDAM — The St. Mary’s Healthcare Women’s Imaging Center and the Cancer Services Program of Fulton, Montgomery and Schenectady counties hosted a Healthy Women’s Day on Feb. 18 at the St. Mary’s Rao Outpatient Pavilion.

The day included free mammograms provided by St. Mary’s Healthcare and Shelley Hong, midwife, for women 40 years of age and older who did not have health insurance, vendors included diabetes education, healthy options, tobacco use education, cancer screening information and much more.