Several events were held last week at the Red River Parish Health Unit. Nursing Supervisor Yashica Turner told The Journal, “We held a Breast Cancer Awareness event last Friday.” October is Breast Cancer Awareness month.
October is also Domestic Violence Awareness month. Turner says this was observed also.
And we are into flu season. Turner said, “Flu shots are now available at the health unit. Free to of charge. Please call the health unit at 318-932-4087 for more information.” Turner reminded everyone to please bring their medical insurance card when they come for flu shots.