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Digital Mammography | FAQs and links



The American Cancer Society recommends

Women over 40:
• Get an annual mammogram
• Obtain an annual clinical breast exam by a healthcare professional
• Perform monthly breast self-exams

Women 20–39:
• Obtain a clinical breast exam by a healthcare professional every three years
• Perform monthly breast self-exams

To reduce your risk of breast cancer:
• Breastfeed your children
• Limit your alcohol intake
• Maintain a healthy weight
• Exercise regularly

To learn more:

ACR
www.acr.org

American Cancer Society:
www.cancer.org

Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation:
http://www.komen.org

American Breast Cancer Foundation:
http://www.abcf.org

National Breast Cancer Coalition:
http://www.natlbcc.org
http://www.breastcancer.org

Digital Mammography Goes Mobile Story:
http://www.wkow.com/global/story.asp?s=12755864 


Notice to Patients



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Wondering what your doctor will be reviewing? Click below on a thumbnail to view an actual Digital Mammography scan.