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Oct. 8, 2019

Eustis runs for Breast Cancer Awareness

The Fort Eustis Better Opportunities for Single Soldiers club hosted a Breast Cancer Awareness 5K run at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia, Oct. 4, 2019. The month of October is internationally recognized as Breast Cancer Awareness Month in an effort to increase awareness and raise funds for research to battle the disease.

Oct. 19, 2016

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: early detection saves lives

According to the American Cancer Society, about one in eight women will develop invasive breast cancer during her lifetime. Joint Base Langley-Eustis’ women’s health clinics and mammography departments are encouraging women during October, recognized as Breast Cancer Awareness Month, to come in for regularly scheduled women’s health appointments and mammograms in order to detect and possibly prevent breast cancer.