Whether you are at or over the recommended mammogram age, it's never to late to get screened. early detection makes breast cancer prevention possible.

Whether you are at or over the recommended mammogram age, it's never to late to get screened. early detection makes breast cancer prevention possible.

The American Breast Cancer Foundation is dedicated to preventing breast cancer, increasing access to life-saving mammograms and treatment, and improving the health and well-being of individuals and families affected by this disease. We provide financial assistance for breast cancer screenings and diagnostic tests for uninsured and under served individuals, regardless of age or gender.

The American Breast Cancer Foundation is dedicated to preventing breast cancer, increasing access to life-saving mammograms and treatment, and improving the health and well-being of individuals and families affected by this disease. We provide financial assistance for breast cancer screenings and diagnostic tests for uninsured and under served individuals, regardless of age or gender.

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we've put together an infographic to really help explain BRCA genes are and how they can affect you. Read on for more.

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we've put together an infographic to really help explain BRCA genes are and how they can affect you. Read on for more.

New Guidelines Suggest Waiting Until 45 to Start Getting Mammograms  http://www.womenshealthmag.com/health/mammogram-age

New Guidelines Suggest Waiting Until 45 to Start Getting Mammograms

New Guidelines Suggest Waiting Until 45 to Start Getting Mammograms http://www.womenshealthmag.com/health/mammogram-age

I've been doing a breast self-exam around the 1st of the month since I had kids. In '09 I felt a lump on the right side. I pulled the skin over it tight & I could see how the lump had been round & self contained but had broken thru the tumor on 1 side & the cancer had erupted into the surrounding tissue. I knew exactly what it was when I saw it. Know your body. Be observant. It turned out to be very aggressive cancer that hadn't been there long & I'm less than the suggested age for…

I've been doing a breast self-exam around the 1st of the month since I had kids. In '09 I felt a lump on the right side. I pulled the skin over it tight & I could see how the lump had been round & self contained but had broken thru the tumor on 1 side & the cancer had erupted into the surrounding tissue. I knew exactly what it was when I saw it. Know your body. Be observant. It turned out to be very aggressive cancer that hadn't been there long & I'm less than the suggested age for…

A mammogram is a low-dose x-ray exam of the breasts to look for changes that are not normal. A mammogram allows the doctor to have a closer look for changes in breast tissue that cannot be felt during a breast exam. Women ages 50 to 74 years should get a mammogram every 2 years. Women younger than age 50 should talk to a doctor about when to start and how often to have a mammogram.

A mammogram is a low-dose x-ray exam of the breasts to look for changes that are not normal. A mammogram allows the doctor to have a closer look for changes in breast tissue that cannot be felt during a breast exam. Women ages 50 to 74 years should get a mammogram every 2 years. Women younger than age 50 should talk to a doctor about when to start and how often to have a mammogram.

The Medical Checkups You Should Get for Each Decade of Your Life http://greatist.com/health/lifetime-medical-checkups-infographic

The Medical Checkups You Should Get for Each Decade of Your Life

The Medical Checkups You Should Get for Each Decade of Your Life http://greatist.com/health/lifetime-medical-checkups-infographic

Screening for cancer has gotten more complicated, with evolving guidelines that sometimes conflict.

Which cancer screenings do you need? Doctors on 5 most important

Screening for cancer has gotten more complicated, with evolving guidelines that sometimes conflict.

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