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Breast Density

Breast Density: How to See Clearly Through The Fog

Nikki Weiss-Goldstein | Posted 12.01.2014 | Healthy Living
Nikki Weiss-Goldstein

The California legislature passed a law requiring that women who have screening mammograms be informed if they have dense breast tissue. This information is given to raise your awareness and to discuss with your doctor.

Don't Be Dense About Your Boobs, And Don't Be A Boob About Density

Cari Shane | Posted 10.12.2014 | Women
Cari Shane

What I don't understand is how it can be, over and over again, the same story for thousands of women who diligently received mammograms when mammograms could do nothing to warn them of their growing masses.

6 Essential Questions About Breast Cancer Screening

Barbara Dehn | Posted 11.05.2012 | Healthy Living
Barbara Dehn

How many of you are confused by the seemingly endless rounds of recommendations about breast cancer screenings? I know that I am, and so this post is designed to help answer six essential questions that will help you decide what to do about breast cancer screening.

The Latest Mammogram Scare

Wall Street Journal | Posted 08.10.2012 | Women

Nancy Cappello had annual mammograms for a decade and each time radiologists noted in their reports that she had dense breast tissue. But doctors neve...

Catherine Pearson

Does Breast Size Affect Breast Cancer Risk?

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine Pearson | Posted 07.05.2012 | Women

Researchers at a commercial DNA testing service say they have found a handful of genes that help determine whether a woman spends her life as an A cup...

Breast Density Can Make Mammograms Ineffective

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Marcia G. Yerman

How important is it for women to know about their breast density? Very. You can learn this information from your mammogram report.