Brookdale Hospital celebrates new cancer center

Brookdale Hospital celebrated its new breast cancer center Monday. It opened last month.

Brookdale Hospital celebrated its new breast cancer center Monday. It opened last month.

Brookdale Hospital celebrated its new breast cancer center Monday. It opened last month. (4/4/16)

BROOKLYN - Brookdale Hospital celebrated its new breast cancer center Monday.

It opened last month.

Doctors say they plan to raise awareness of breast cancer by speaking at churches and community centers.

They say screenings and mammograms are important to helping detect the disease.

The center will also offer support and information to patients, according to officials.

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