Author Archives: bergen

20 Oct
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Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Make your Appointment Today

Did you know that breast cancer is the second most common cancer in women in the United States, second only to skin cancer? The good news is that mammography technology has reduced breast cancer mortality in the United States by ...

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Bergen’s Breast Cancer Cheat Sheet
14 Oct
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Office-based Services vs Outpatient Hospital or Facility Service… Be An Informed Patient

Where are you receiving your health care? Office-based services versus outpatient hospital or facility services Where you receive your health care services may impact your out-of-pocket costs. Generally, you will pay less out of pocket for services performed in your ...

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17 Feb
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BMJ Article on Breast Cancer Screening Effectiveness Incredibly Flawed and Misleading

According to the American College of Radiology and Society of Breast Imaging, the recent breast cancer screening article (Miller et al) published in the British Medical Journal (BMJ) (1) is an incredibly misleading analysis based on the deeply flawed and ...

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American College of Radiology
21 Aug
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American College of Radiology: Breast Density Screening Recommendations

Click below to read the full article: Breast Density Breast Cancer Screening

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Today Health. Breast Care 101
30 Apr
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Today’s Health Breast Care 101: How To Stay Healthy

Today Health: Breast Care 101: How to stay healthy Click this link to View the Video

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American Cancer Society Article
19 Apr
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Do Antiperspirants Cause Breast Cancer?

Click below to read the full story: http://www.cancer.org/Cancer/CancerCauses/OtherCarcinogens/AtHome/antiperspirants-and-breast-cancer-risk

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Susan G Komen for the Cure
16 Sep
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Nancy G. Brinker, Challenges Women to Get Screened During Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Nancy G. Brinker, Founder of Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Challenges Women to Get Screened During Breast Cancer Awareness Month 2011. Click below to read the full story: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ambassador-nancy-g-brinker/breast-cancer-screening_b_955421.html

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NBC Andrea Mitchell Breast Cancer
08 Sep
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NBC News’ Andrea Mitchell Talks about the Importance of Breast Cancer Screening

Click on the link below to read the article: http://news.yahoo.com/blogs/cutline/nbc-andrea-mitchell-breast-cancer-191413850.html

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American Cancer Society Article
04 Apr
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The ACR and Society of Breast Imaging Statement on Radiation Received to the Thyroid from Mammography

Some Americans have expressed concern, due to an erroneous media report, that the small amount of radiation a patient receives from a mammogram may significantly increase the likelihood of developing thyroid cancer. This concern simply is not supported in scientific ...

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American Cancer Society Article
12 Nov
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American Cancer Society and American College of Radiology: Breast Cancer Screening in Women in Their 40’s

Mammography Reduces Breast Cancer Deaths in Women in Their 40’s.  Click Here to View the Full Story

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