Carol Peterson http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Health Department urges more women to get mammograms http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/health-department-urges-more-women-get-mammograms <p>October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and the Wyoming Department of Health is trying to get more women in the cowboy state to have regular mammograms, meaning every one-to-two years.</p><p>Only about 67 percent of Wyoming women get mammograms, which is one of the lowest rates in the country. Carol Peterson with the Wyoming Department of Health says that’s probably partly because Wyoming is so rural.</p> Sat, 20 Oct 2012 00:25:30 +0000 Willow Belden 31665 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Health Department urges more women to get mammograms