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By Christian Jennings - bio | email

THOMASVILLE, GA (WALB) - Archbold Hospital in Thomasville is making it easier for women to get mammograms.

Starting Saturday, April 18th, Archbold's Women's Center will offer digital mammograms one Saturday each month from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm.

If demand for the weekend service increases, they will offer them on additional Saturdays.

Doctors recommend annual mammograms for women over 40.

Archbold hopes the Saturday service will make it more convenient for working women who can't make it in during the week.

The service is offered by appointment only.

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