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All Clear!!!

I was out with my daughter this morning when I got an email saying there was a message waiting for me on my medical chart. 99 more words

Breast Cancer Screening

Mammogram Time!!

So this morning I headed down to the breast imaging/scanning office for my third exam. I knew what to expect but WOW!! I can’t wait til they invent another way to do the exam without smashing the girls!!! 170 more words

Breast Cancer Screening

Mammograms didn't save me

So, in case you were wondering, my tumor was not detected by a mammogram. Despite its 1.6 centimeter girth, the mammogram machine couldn’t see it. 406 more words

How I Got Treated

Pigeons can spot cancer as well as the experts

Studies show that pigeons are smarter than we think.

For example researchers at the University of Iowa have found that pigeons are just as good at spotting cancer cells in medical imaging as human pathologists… 120 more words


Cancer and Monitoring

ANN:  Cancer grows by stealth and is a silent worker in early stage disease. It is asymptomatic. This is why it can be such a shock when you go for a check up feeling fine, and leave the consultation with a cancer diagnosis. 1,083 more words


Ella Health and Progressive Radiology Partner to Provide Better 3D Mammography in Bel Air, MD

We are pleased to announce that we’ve opened a beautiful new center in Bel Air, Maryland. Women can now get 3D mammography, the most advanced technology available, for breast cancer screening and diagnostic exams in a comfortable, relaxing setting. 274 more words

Ella Health

Left alone with my thoughts. (Or what happened when I was told I needed to get a second mammogram.)

“The doctor wants you to get a second mammogram.”

Those were the word that welcomed me on Tuesday morning when I went to see my new gynecologist. 1,191 more words