Articles & Resources

Have questions about mammograms, breast cancer, and other women's health issues? Take a look through our articles and resources section to find answers.

Top 10 Tips

Ten Breast Health Tips for Women

Some women work out six days a week. Some ladies get facials and love to preen. Some don’t eat carbs or sugar. Whether you are one of these 40-somethings or not, caring for your body and your breast health is

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Your First Mammogram

What to Expect at Your First Mammogram

A woman’s first mammogram experience is deeply personal and, to some, a bit invasive: thus, it can leave even the fiercest females with lingering questions beforehand: “What will compression feel like?” “Will I be in pain or discomfort?” “How long

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Research

Breast Cancer and Latest Research

Breast cancer is a serious and scary diagnosis, but the good news is that we are learning more and more about it every day. Through extensive research by the National Institute of Health, Breast Cancer Organizations and other private and

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Cancer Treatments Nausea

Cancer Treatments and Nausea

Nausea is a common symptom for those undergoing cancer treatment. Depending on the type of cancer, the individual, and the specific treatment, it can range from a slight uneasy feeling to severe vomiting and an inability to keep any food

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Breastfeeding Reduce Risk

Can Breastfeeding Reduce your Risk?

There is information everywhere about how breastfeeding is good for your baby, giving him a healthy start to life. You may not have heard that breastfeeding can also reduce your risk of cancer later in life. Even if diagnosed with

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Will My Cancer Come Back

Will My Cancer Come Back?

After completing cancer treatment and your doctor declares you to be in remission (meaning your tests for cancer show as negative), you have cause to celebrate! However, after going through the physical and mental ordeal of a cancer diagnosis and

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Mammogram Insurance

Does my insurance cover my mammogram?

Question: Does my insurance cover my mammogram? Answer: In nearly every case, yes! If you’re like most women, you’re concerned about your risk for developing breast cancer, and you know that there’s nothing better than a regular mammogram for early

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