Blog - mammography

What is the number one breast cancer symptom?

Posted on September 28, 2018 in mammography

Stop and think. What is the most common symptom for ladies diagnosed with breast cancer?

 

The answer may be a surprise:  breast cancer is most often diagnosed today in women with NO symptoms at all!  The majority of breast cancers found in women are during regular screening mammogram studies. That means women like you - feeling perfectly healthy with normal breast exams.

 

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Why start mammography at 40? It saves the most lives!

Posted on September 11, 2018 in mammography

September has arrived and with it, fall begins. Time for changing leaves, football (Go Chiefs!), breaking out the fall wardrobes and an inundation of pumpkins - and pink! The pumpkin trend we’ll leave for others to debate - you love it or hate it, it seems, but as for everything pink, we are ready and on board to bring pink ribbons front and center!

 

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Risk and Strategy: Mapping Your Breast Health Plan

Posted on February 8, 2018 in mammography

Let’s get personal. Medicine has become more and more individualized and this is to our benefit. We can tout statistics about breast cancer risk for the general population of women of average risk - or even point out if you are of elevated risk - but did you know that your screening process can be honed in based on multiple factors?

 

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