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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...