Latest Breast cancer screening Stories

October Is Breast Cancer Awareness Month
2012-10-02 05:14:09

Break out those pink ribbons, October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. A number of organizations are joining together with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) in this month-long awareness campaign.

2012-10-01 23:01:28

Water diffusion measurements with MRI could decrease false-positive breast cancer results and reduce preventable biopsies, according to a new study published online, October 2, in the journal

2012-10-01 23:01:08

New research from the Netherlands shows that the switch from screen film mammography to digital mammography in large, population-based breast cancer screening programs improves the detection of

New Light Shed On Breast Cancer Through Optical Mammography
2012-09-28 08:59:18

Tufts tests new technology that could aid in breast cancer diagnosis & treatment

Controversial Breast Cancer Screening Does Save Lives
2012-09-07 12:12:34

Bald is beautiful. Just ask country music sensation, Kellie Pickler, who recently shaved her head in solidarity for a friend who was to undergo chemotherapy for breast cancer.

Debate On Dense Breasts And Mammograms Rekindled
2012-08-22 05:46:05

Based on a new study, the discussion on whether the density of breasts can affect the image resolution of mammograms has been rekindled.

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  • An imitative word; an onomatopoetic word.
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