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Breast Cancer Awareness: What I Need to Know About BRCA Testing

Breast Cancer Awareness: What I Need to Know About BRCA Testing

If you have breast or ovarian cancer in your family, you may want to consider BRCA testing. For some women, breast cancer can be blamed on their genes. After observing patterns of cancer in mothers, daughters, and sisters, researchers discovered …

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Breast Cancer Awareness: What I Need to Know About BRCA Testing

Breast Cancer Awareness: What I Need to Know About BRCA Testing

If you have breast or ovarian cancer in your family, you may want to consider BRCA testing. For some women, breast cancer can be blamed on their genes. After observing patterns of cancer in mothers, daughters, and sisters, researchers discovered …

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Breast Cancer Awareness: Mammogram Special

Breast Cancer Awareness: Mammogram Special

Prevention is the best treatment when it comes to fighting breast cancer! Mammogram screenings help doctors detect the early signs of breast cancer. The American Cancer Society recommends these screening guidelines for women: Yearly mammograms are recommended starting at age …

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Men’s Health Facts You May Not Know

Men’s Health Facts You May Not Know

Some of these findings may surprise you. June is Men's Health Month. The purpose of the program is to increase the awareness of  preventable health problems and encourage early detection and treatment of disease for men. Here are a few …

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Top 5 Reasons to Schedule a Mammogram + A Special Offer

Top 5 Reasons to Schedule a Mammogram + A Special Offer

Learn why regular screening mammograms are so important. Some health appointments are investments in the future. Visits to the dentist, annual pap smears and mammograms are the types of appointments you don’t look forward to, but you keep because they’re …

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Making Strides Against Breast Cancer: Join Our Team!

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer: Join Our Team!

Take a step in the right direction in the fight against Breast Cancer. Every step you take can make a difference in the lives of women across the nation. Breast cancer affects nearly 12% of women at some point in …

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Breast Cancer 101

Breast Cancer 101

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, so what better time to learn how you can protect yourself and the women you love from breast cancer. Statistics show that 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer during …

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Mammogram Special at the Breast Center

Mammogram Special at the Breast Center

In honor of Valentine’s Day, The Breast Center at St. Petersburg General Hospital is offering a special low price for mammograms. Get your yearly mammogram including screening and reading by one of our radiologists for only $65 from now until …

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How the Breast Center Cares for You

How the Breast Center Cares for You

When you think of your breast health, you may become anxious. Just the thought of the tests—and their results—may put you on edge. You may be tempted to avoid the issue altogether, but avoidance is never the answer. The medical …

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