BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH 10/12/2017 9:25:11 AM
October is breast cancer awareness month.1 in 8 Women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime and we need to talk about it. If you are within the highrisk age of 50-74 you are being encouraged to get screened with a mammogram, and Dr Alexandra Ginty explains why they are encouraged for that specific age group.
Though the majority of cases are found in women ages 50-74, women of all ages are being encouraged to be "Breast Aware". If you notice a change or an abnormality in your breast, do not hesitate to contact your healthcare provider.