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Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Matters

Provided by Alzheimer’s Association® National Capital Area Tuesday, March 6 10:30 a. m. Prince William Senior Center, 13850 Church Hill Dr., Woodbridge Free. For more information and/or to register, call the Alzheimer’s Association 24/7 Helpline at 800-272-3900. The warning signs of Alzheimer’s often are dismissed as side effects of normal aging. Early detection provides a chance to begin drug therapy, enroll in …

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January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month

Provided by National Cervical Cancer Coalition-Prince William County Each year, an estimated 13,000 women are diagnosed with cervical cancer, and of those, about one-third will die as a result of the cancer. Over the last 30 years, due to increased screening and awareness, the cervical cancer death rate has gone down by more than 50%. The American Social Health Association …

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Prince William Public Library September Highlights

Provided by Prince William Public Library System The Prince William Public Library System (PWPLS) offers a number of programs throughout the year for all ages including families, children, teens and adults. PWPLS would like to highlight some of those programs and events below. Please visit our website (pwcgov.org/library) to learn more about all of the events offered for the month. …

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National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc. Prince William County Chapter Triple Negative Breast Cancer Project

Contributed by National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc. With the rise of breast cancer among Black Women today, a more deadly form of the disease, Triple Negative Breast Cancer, is striking Black Women in our communities.  The National Coalition of 100 Black Women Inc., Prince William County Chapter, Executive Team wrote a proposal and was awarded a $78,000.00 Grant …

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