friends for life

WZZM 13 and Mercy Health have come together to build a community of support for West Michigan women ready to take charge and make their health a priority.

When it comes to breast cancer, early detection is the key to survival. On the 13th of every month, call your Friend for Life and remind her to do a self-exam.

Join our 13 Friends For Life community on Facebook to find and give support at

You can learn more about breast health with a downloadable guide, find out what your risk level is for breast cancer, and schedule a mammogram on