What Should I Expect at My First Mammogram?
Mammograms are safe, fast, and effective. They detect breast cancer in its earliest stages when it’s most treatable using the least invasive treatment options.Read More +
What Does Breast Density Mean?
Breast tissue contains three kinds of tissue: fat, glandular, and connective. If you have dense breasts, that means you have more glandular and connective tissue in relation to the amount of fatty tissue.Read More +
When Should I Get a Breast Cancer Screening?
Breast cancer screenings are vital to detecting cancer early when it’s most easily treatable. Mammography is the best tool available for reliable, non-invasive breast cancer screening.Read More +
What Are Lifestyle Related Breast Cancer Risk Factors?
Getting a yearly mammogram is the single most effective tool in the early detection of breast cancer. Mammograms can’t prevent breast cancer, however, there are changes you can make to lower your chances of getting it.Read More +
What Are Early Signs of Breast Cancer?
If you’ve noticed pain or tenderness in your breasts, you may be worried that your symptoms could signal breast cancer.Read More +
Should I Be Concerned If Breast Cancer Runs in My Family?
If your mother or sister has battled breast cancer, you’re probably worried that you’ll also get it.Read More +
What Should I Do After I Receive My Mammogram Results?
You scheduled your mammogram, went to the appointment, and had your exam. The exam went smoothly and quickly.Read More +
Happy 2 Year Anniversary PURE Mammography!
PURE Mammography is pleased to celebrate our second anniversary! It’s been our pleasure to provide our patients in Lake Grove and the nearby communities 3D mammograms.Read More +
Tips to Have a Painless Mammogram
Are you avoiding getting a mammogram because you’re afraid it will hurt? About 25-45% of women who don’t get mammograms cite pain as the biggest factor.Read More +
Do Mammograms Really Save Lives?
If you’ve been researching mammograms, you’ve probably read a lot of conflicting information. “Should I get one?” “What age should I get one?” “Are they effective?” You can find different answers to these questions and more from different health websites.Read More +