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2013-10-22 08:34:30

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- UE LifeSciences Inc. (UELS), medical device maker of innovative breast cancer detection tools, has announced a crowd-funding campaign to help fight breast cancer. The 'We Must Try' campaign will offer 25,000 women painless and radiation-free breast examinations at several clinics in India, Mexico, Panama, Brazil and Egypt. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131022/PH01810-a ) (Photo:...

2013-10-15 23:02:50

Mammosafe is a groundbreaking advancement in mobile breast imaging and is coming to Houston in January, 2014. Mammosafe is a breast imaging center on wheels. Houston, TX (PRWEB) October 15, 2013 Mammosafe is a groundbreaking advancement in mobile breast imaging and is coming to Houston in January, 2014. Mammosafe is a breast imaging center on wheels. Daniel R. Roubein, M.D., a board certified diagnostic radiologist, is taking the fight to end breast cancer on the road. He is personally...

2013-10-10 16:26:45

NEW YORK, Oct. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- (NAPSW) Take a look around -- at the grocery store, school open houses, the mall, the park -- it's all around you -- one in eight women will get breast cancer.(1 )While this may seem like just another sad statistic, it's real and will most likely touch your life in one way or another. However, what if you could do something for yourself, loved ones and friends to increase the chance of breast cancer survival? Fortunately, you can and all it takes is a...

2013-10-09 08:26:23

SHELTON, Connecticut, October 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Allison Breast Center, Richmond, VA has deployed Sectra OneScreen from international medical imaging IT company, Sectra [http://www.sectra.com/medical ] (STO: SECT B). This will allow Allison Breast Center to offer women osteoporosis testing through a hand x-ray taken at the conclusion of the screening mammogram. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120601/537255 ) "We can now offer our patients...

2013-10-04 23:00:21

Mercy now has three state-of-the-art 3D Selenia Dimensions digital breast tomosynthesis mammography systems, manufactured by Hologic—the only such system approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for 3D mammography. Shelley Holt, a patient of noted surgeon Dr. Neil B. Friedman, Director, The Hoffberger Breast Center at Mercy, and her husband, Allan Holt, provided $1.25 million to fund the project. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) October 05, 2013 Women who undergo routine mammograms...

2013-10-01 08:32:02

Mammography Saves Lives(TM) website helps women find an accredited mammography center near them RESTON, Va., Oct. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To clear confusion, reduce unnecessary breast cancer deaths and help women avoid extensive treatment for undetected advanced cancers, the Mammography Saves Lives(TM) (MSL) coalition has launched a new series of TV and radio public service announcements (PSAs) to empower women, 40-and-older, to take charge of their health by getting an annual...

2013-10-01 08:31:30

Jack Cumming, Hologic's CEO, will discuss the impact of Hologic's 3D mammography technology and efforts to raise awareness of breast cancer during the month of October BEDFORD, Mass., Oct. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Hologic, Inc. (Hologic or the Company) (NASDAQ: HOLX), a leading developer, manufacturer and supplier of premium diagnostics products, medical imaging systems and surgical products, with an emphasis on serving the healthcare needs of women, today announced that Jack W. Cumming,...

2013-10-01 08:29:59

Reminder for an overdue mammogram gives Lori Silva the opportunity to see her grandchildren MODESTO, Calif., Oct. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- It's easy to let life's responsibilities get in the way of a regular mammogram, but taking the time to have this health screening can be the difference between life and death. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130718/SF49717LOGO) Fifty-year-old Lori Silva was leaving a doctor's appointment for her allergies at Kaiser Permanente Modesto...

2013-09-30 12:21:23

CHICAGO, Sept. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines employees are showing their support for Breast Cancer Awareness by sporting pink uniform items and accessories throughout the month of October. In its fifth year, United's Pink Program allows employees to purchase exclusively produced pink items to wear at work - including ties, neck scarves and hats - with proceeds benefitting nonprofit organizations dedicated to raising breast cancer awareness and providing greater access to breast...

2013-09-23 23:19:13

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Global Mammography Equipment Industry. London (PRWEB) September 23, 2013 This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Mammography Equipment in Units and US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Analog Mammography Equipment, and Digital Mammography Equipment. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and...