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Archive for the ‘mammogram’ Category

Breast Cancer Screening News, Plus the Last Week of Our Winter Beauty Giveaway

Wednesday, January 27th, 2016

photo_breast_augmentationYour health is precious and the information we have on preventative care is forever changing. Mammogram guidelines are just one of those topics. But don’t worry, you can stay on top of it with this Weekly Dose of Beauty article on the latest in breast cancer screening.

Also, don’t miss out– this is the last week to enter our Winter Beauty Giveaway. If you haven’t gotten to participate yet, click here for all the details: http://www.mccaffertymd.com/blog/?p=470

Breast Reconstruction: Nipple Tattooing After a Mastectomy

Thursday, October 15th, 2015


This Weekly Dose of Beauty follows up on our Breast Cancer Awareness Month theme with a great article from the Smart Beauty Guide on post-mastectomy nipple tattooing…

This is a service we do provide here in our offices.

Think Pink: Resources for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Monday, October 5th, 2015

PinkBreastCancerAwarenessRibbonOctober is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the perfect time to talk about this dangerous disease—- as well as take the provisions needed for early detection. Check out this great resource site from the National Breast Cancer Foundation to create your Early Detection Plan, learn how to discuss and deal with a breast cancer diagnosis, host fundraisers and more.

Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and the Importance of Self-Exams

Tuesday, October 7th, 2014

Did you know October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month? Regular mammograms are important for women who are aged 40 and over, with or without breast augmentation. And for women beginning in their 20s, monthly self-exams are a great way to catch and detect any changes in the breast tissue. Early discovery is key! So how can you start performing self-exams at home? The American Cancer Society has a helpful how-to here: American Cancer Society Breast Self Exam Stay healthy. A few minutes self-exam may help save a life. PinkBreastCancerAwarenessRibbon