Mammograms: Make Time for the Test

In today's busy world, it's easy to put off screening tests, like mammograms. But if you're a woman, it's crucial to remember this: Breast cancer is typically easier to treat when found early. And while mammograms aren't perfect, these x-rays still are the best tool we have for finding breast cancer in its beginning stages. They can detect breast tumors that are even too tiny to feel. Watson Clinic recommends that every woman receive annual mammograms beginning at age 40. Women who are at high r...

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11/4/2022 2:59:00 PM Comments(0)

Don't Delay Your Mammogram

When was your last mammogram? If the answer is over a year, it's time to schedule another one. Life can get busy and we may lose track of time. Perhaps work is the culprit or maybe you are caring for a loved one. Whatever the reason, it's time to put your health at the top of the to-do list. Annual mammograms are recommended for every woman beginning at age 40 by most of the medical societies, including the American College of Radiology, the Society of Breast Imaging, and the American Congress o...

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