Articles for Tag: "mammogram"

3D mammography proves highly effective in detecting breast cancer 
3D mammography proves highly effective in detecting breast cancer
A new study finds that 3D mammography detects significantly more lethal cancers than a traditional mammogram.
“When are you having kids?” 
“When are you having kids?”
I have written about what not to say to a cancer patient, here is another.
Cancer 101: What you need to know 
Cancer 101: What you need to know
Cancer—one simple, yet scary word to hear regarding your health. Our expert offers a valuable lesson on terms to know.
New treatment for women at higher risk of breast cancer 
New treatment for women at higher risk of breast cancer
Though mammograms are the standard for breast cancer screening, a new tool has emerged to assist in evaluating dense breast tissue.
Men can get breast cancer too  Featured
Men can get breast cancer too
Even though breast cancer in men is rare, they are still at risk. Read one man’s journey with the disease.
7 breast cancer misconceptions 
7 breast cancer misconceptions
There are plenty of myths out there about breast cancer. We consulted one of our breast health experts to separate fact from fiction.
AdvocateLive: Pink 
AdvocateLive: Pink
Advocate Health Care breast surgeons answer your questions “Live” about breast health.