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.

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 http://www.womenshealthmag.com/health/mammogram-age

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.

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 http://greatist.com/health/lifetime-medical-checkups-infographic

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

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

Breast cancer awareness from the Leaky B@@b -- blog post about IBC (Inflammatory Breast Cancer), which often strikes before "mammogram age."  Those of us who have breastfed know we have reduced our breast cancer risk, but we have not eliminated it, and IBC is something to be especially vigilant about.

Breast cancer awareness from the Leaky B@@b -- blog post about IBC (Inflammatory Breast Cancer), which often strikes before "mammogram age." Those of us who have breastfed know we have reduced our breast cancer risk, but we have not eliminated it, and IBC is something to be especially vigilant about.

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…

MAMMOGRAPHY INITIATIVE NO-COST SCREENING MAMMOGRAM QUALIFICATIONS: Meet financial guidelines based on family income 35—39 years of age, eligible… Read More »

MAMMOGRAPHY INITIATIVE NO-COST SCREENING MAMMOGRAM QUALIFICATIONS: Meet financial guidelines based on family income 35—39 years of age, eligible… Read More »

January 25 – For the love of Haggis: Even includes the recipe (blech!) and a Burn's poem for the Scottish delicacy.

January 25 – For the love of Haggis: Even includes the recipe (blech!) and a Burn's poem for the Scottish delicacy.

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