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Mammography Guidelines for Transgender Patients
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Mammography Guidelines for Transgender Patients

Updated on July 14th, 2021 – originally published March 20th, 2020 New American College of Radiology® (ACR®) and Society of Breast Imaging (SBI) call for heightened screening attention for transgender individuals. Transgender patients – regardless if they were biologically or phenotypically male or female at birth – can also be at risk for the disease, and...

Mammography Reduces Risk for Fatal Breast Cancers
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Mammography Reduces Risk for Fatal Breast Cancers

If your New Year’s resolution was to prioritize your health in 2021 you should start by scheduling your mammogram. New research confirmed, once again, that mammography saves lives. We’ve known for a long time that mammography screening catches breast cancer in its earliest stages while its still treatable.  However, there was some debate on whether...

Breast Cancer Doesn’t Discriminate: Breast Cancer Diagnosis NJ
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Breast Cancer Doesn’t Discriminate: Breast Cancer Diagnosis NJ

Originally published in November 2015 as “Breast Cancer Doesn’t Discriminate” – updated December 2020 Breast Cancer doesn’t care about your race, sex, age, socio-economic status. You can receive a breast cancer diagnosis even if you lead a healthy lifestyle; it doesn’t discriminate.  That said, some groups of women (and men) are more likely than others...