In contrast to the breast cancer screen recommendations from the American Cancer Society that women receive annual mammograms starting at age 40, a ne...
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I'd heard horrible tales of the mammogram and it's crushing pain. I feared the impending torture and dreaded that what little my child bearing and breastfeeding had left unscathed would be permanently altered.
Former nurse practitioner Veneta Masson hasn't gotten a mammogram in ten years. She joined HuffPost Live to discuss her controversial decision with ho...
Talk with your doctor about the Gail Model and find out what your level of risk for breast cancer is. And get a mammogram.
Breast cancer charity giant Susan G. Komen for the Cure on Tuesday did not renew a grant to Planned Parenthood to fund breast exams. The move comes le...
Studies show that a thermogram identifies precancerous or cancerous cells earlier, and produces unambiguous results, which cuts down on additional testing--and it doesn't hurt the body.
The definitive solution to the dilemma of a toss-up is, of course, a third choice. In this case, that would be better screening that does not involve radiation.
If you've been eating plenty of this and that because we kept proclaiming that this and that are good for you, you might want to scale back a bit.
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