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Can foods lower your risk of breast cancer?
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Can foods lower your risk of breast cancer?

The short answer is no. There is nothing you can eat that will cure or prevent breast cancer. However, maintaining a healthy diet and healthy body weight boosts your immune system, keeping your health at optimal levels, and in this sense lowering your risk of developing the disease. Research on diet and breast cancer is...

Tomosynthesis May Be the Key to Early Breast Cancer Detection
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Tomosynthesis May Be the Key to Early Breast Cancer Detection

New research suggests that digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT), or 3D mammography may be the key to advancement in the early detection of breast cancer. A recent study in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) found that digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT), or 3D mammography resulted in a 41 percent increase in the detection of potentially lethal cancers and a 15...

Five Ways to Lower Your Risk for Breast Cancer
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Five Ways to Lower Your Risk for Breast Cancer

Five Ways to Lower Your Risk for Breast Cancer Have you ever wondered what you could do to lower your risk of developing breast cancer? While genetics play an important role, there are also a number of lifestyle choices you can make to reduce your risk of developing the disease. Risk Factor:  Being overweight What...

Office-based Services vs Outpatient Hospital or Facility Service…  Be An Informed Patient
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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 doctor’s office. However, your doctor’s or other health care professional’s address may look like an...

BMJ Article on Breast Cancer Screening Effectiveness Incredibly Flawed and Misleading
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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 widely discredited Canadian National Breast Screening Study (CNBSS). The results of this BMJ study, and...

The Oradell Imaging Center of Oradell, New Jersey Has Closed
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The Oradell Imaging Center of Oradell, New Jersey Has Closed

Bergen County has recently lost one of its most relied-upon medical imaging resources. Last month, The Imaging Center of Oradell closed its doors. For thousands of patients and their doctors, The Imaging Center of Oradell NJ offered full-service diagnostic imaging using the most current GE radiology equipment available, focusing on general radiology services. Patients in...