Women’s Health

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

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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Breast Cancer Diagnosis

Breast Cancer Diagnosis

If you or someone you know is facing a breast cancer diagnosis, you are not alone. Nearly 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime. However, today’s advanced technology and treatments are helping more women

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Breast Cancer Screening

Breast Cancer Screening Minneapolis

For women in the Minneapolis metro area, breast cancer screening at The Breast Center of Maple Grove gives you access to high quality imaging, experienced doctors, and a compassionate staff—all in a comfortable environment. What is a breast cancer screening?

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Reduce Your Risk of Breast Cancer

Reducing your risk of breast cancer is possible. While there is no guaranteed way to prevent the disease, you can reduce your risk of breast cancer through three simple lifestyle changes. Reduce Your Risk for Breast Cancer: Maintain a Healthy Weight

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Surprising Facts about Breast Cancer

You probably already know that October is breast cancer awareness month, but there are some surprising facts about breast cancer that you may not know. 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime Breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in women and it is the second

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How to Check for Breast Cancer

How to Check for Breast Cancer: Know Your Breasts It’s important to know how your breasts normally look and feel so you’ll be able to notice any changes. Breast size and shape Nipple size and shape Color and texture of

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What is Breast Cancer?

Breast cancer occurs when breast cells grow out of control. Cells in the body are in a constant process of growth, division, and death. Cancer occurs in any part of the body when cells grow and divide rapidly, but do

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