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Breast Density Helps Determine When To Get Mammograms, Study Says

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Danielle Tatum says she won’t take any chances when it comes to breast cancer risk.

“I certainly don’t want to miss anything that could have been caught early versus later,” says Tatum, 54, who gets a mammogram every year. 183 more words

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Charlie the Wonder Dog!

I’m one that believes everything that happens to us, happens for a reason.  I don’t think it’s a God thing, I just think that’s how the universe works.  1,155 more words

Breast Cancer

Cancer Screenings - Mammograms

At several of its Florida facilities, including those in Tampa and Sarasota, Rose Radiology furnishes digital mammography services that help discover breast cancers in their early stages. 160 more words

Rose Radiology

Good is not always Good!

A New Mammography Innovation is touted as a lifesaver. It is not!

It is exceedingly dangerous in two ways.


If anyone tries to sell you on the wondrous advancement of 3-D mammography, draw the line right there. 200 more words

Health

'Hidden Dangers' of Mammograms Every Woman Should Know About

Millions of women undergo them annually, but few are even remotely aware of just how many dangers they are exposing themselves to in the name of prevention, not the least of which are misdiagnosis, overdiagnosis and the promotion of breast cancer itself.  1,024 more words

ONCOLOGY

Kicked into the long grass doing my "stuff"

Another decision making hiatus, another step forward, and, as a bonus, another new word. I am a “neophyte” that is. if I have understood the word correctly – converting to my own lay medical approach of dealing with metastatic cancer. 186 more words

What does follow-up look like?

So what happens now? What does follow-up look like now that I’ve largely been signed off by the consultants who’ve been treating me for varying lengths of time since my breast cancer diagnosis one year ago this very week? 358 more words

Breast Cancer