“How are women supposed to thrive without equitable access and care?

…Regular cancer screenings are essential for early detection, and women should get a Pap test. Not only does it provide physical reassurance, but it can relieve emotional distress about one’s health and wellbeing. If Medicare for low-income families didn’t cover early testing and medication, my mom wouldn’t have caught her breast cancer. I’m grateful for health screenings because without them, I don’t know what my life would look like…

A healthy body leads to a healthy mind.”