Posts Tagged ‘Mammograms’

Tips for Women at Every Age to Help Stay Healthy

Thursday, January 27, 2011 15:35 2 Comments

Guest post submitted by The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Life changes with every decade — from starting a career and family in your 20s and 30s to work-life balance, and saving for retirement in your 40s, 50s and 60s.
And, as life changes so does your body.
Just as you set personal and work-related milestones, […]

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New Mammogram Guidelines Cause Confusion and Debate

Thursday, November 19, 2009 23:25 1 Comment

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
Latest breaking news this week

New mammogram guidelines set by the United States Preventative Services Task Force (USPSTF) now recommends that women begin breast cancer screening every two years starting at age 50, instead of every year beginning at age 40.
These new standards sent a shock wave throughout women and the […]

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