Dr. Shawn Milligan

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Airs Thursday, February 15, 2018, at 6 p.m. Early detection affects cancer treatment outcomes. Tune in Thursday at 6 p.m. for Health Matters. Our host, Dr. Patrick Lavo will be joined by Dr. Shawn Milligan, Dr. Jerry McLarty, and Jenny Green from Feist-Weiller Cancer Center to talk about the importance of early detection and the Feist-Weiller Family Health Day. Your questions will be taken during the show at 1-800-52-8502

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FAMILY HEALTH DAY - Feist-Weiller Cancer Center in Shreveport, LA  will celebrate World Cancer Day by offering FREE cancer screenings and FREE prevention seminars to the community, along with FREE breakfast and lunch, nutritional information, a fun children's area, and drawings for great prizes. Screenings will include:  Mammograms, prostate cancer (blood test PSA), lung cancer screening (with a low-dose CT scan), colon cancer screening, blood pressure checks, glucose checks.