Nancy Parker talks with Carmelita Johnson about free breast cancer screenings
Watch on WDSU.
According to the Susan G. Komen organization, Washington D.C., Louisiana and Mississippi have the highest breast cancer mortality rates in the country. Specifically, African American women in Louisiana have significantly higher risk than the rest of the country when it comes to breast cancer mortality according to Louisiana Breast & Cervical Health Program.
Read it on NOLA.com.