Aug.
30

Fibrocystic Breast Changes

Lumps in the breasts are typically believed to be a cause for great concern, although studies indicate that approximately 60 percent of women have them. In some cases, lumps are concerning, but not always. Here, we discuss the term “fibrocystic breast changes” and what it may mean for women with lumpy or ropy breast tissue.  […]

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Aug.
15
Doctor and patient with protective face masks during the medical examination

When to Get your Mammogram after Your COVID-19 Vaccine

As we see the success that has been achieved with the COVID-19 vaccine, more people are committing to getting theirs. As women determine that it is in their best interest to get vaccinated against this illness that has ravaged the entire world’s population, there is a little something they should know. While it is incredibly […]

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Jul.
30

Breast Screening Info You Need to Know

Breast screenings are integral to women’s’ health. They provide the critical information that healthcare providers rely on for breast cancer detection. Routine mammograms and other recommended breast screenings can help improve patient outcomes by paving the way for early detection. Here, we discuss the breast screening information all women should know.  Types of Breast Screening […]

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Jul.
15

Breast Implants and Mammograms

Breast augmentation is one of the most popular plastic surgery procedures performed today. This breast surgery is often performed long before a woman needs her first mammogram, which means that the topic of breast implants’ effects on necessary screenings is rarely discussed before breast augmentation is performed. If you’re nearing the age at which routine […]

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Jun.
30

Let’s Talk about Breast Pain

There are times at which breast pain can feel like a normal occurrence. For example, many women experience breast soreness and tenderness at a certain point in their menstrual cycle.  When breast pain is not part of the cycle or it changes in some way, its occurrence can feel frightening. Many women feel immense anxiety […]

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Jun.
15

In Case You Were Wondering, Here is the Case for Getting Your Mammogram

Statistics indicate that one in eight American women will develop breast cancer. This type of cancer is second only to lung cancer in terms of death in women. Even with these numbers, many women question whether or not they should get their mammogram. Here, we discuss why the answer to that question is a resounding […]

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May.
30

Different Breast Screenings Women Should Know About

At PURE Mammography, we offer 3D breast mammography as well as ultrasound imaging for breasts and other areas of the body. Our objective has always been to make mammography as comfortable as possible so more women can experience the value of this type of imaging. In addition to mammograms and ultrasounds, women should know about […]

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May.
15

How Breast Density May Determine Your Best Breast Exam

Women may feel as though they are constantly hearing about the importance of regular mammograms. This standard of care is recommended for all women of a certain age or who have pre-existing risk factors for breast cancer. Regardless of the stressed importance, many women tend to procrastinate when it comes time to schedule their breast […]

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Apr.
30

The Truth About Breast Health and Current Statistics

With several initiatives in play to keep us aware of the risks of breast cancer, women can feel inundated with scary statistics. “One in eight” is a common phrase that comes to mind. If you are a woman with a circle of eight or more women in your life, it is difficult not to let […]

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Apr.
15

The COVID-19 Vaccine and Your Mammogram: You Need Both. Here’s How to Schedule!

It didn’t take long after women started getting their COVID-19 vaccinations for doctors to recognize a particular side effect: swollen lymph nodes. This discovery was made when doctors began seeing a sharp increase in this symptom seen on mammogram images. So far, it has been linked to the Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech mRNA COVID-19 vaccines. With […]

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