A mammogram is an x-ray exam of the breast. It allows the doctor to have a closer look for changes in breast tissue that cannot be felt during a breast exam. The American Cancer Society recommends mammograms for women every year starting at age forty.
Question: I don’t have health insurance, and I just can’t afford the cost of a mammogram. What can I do? Answer: There are a number of resources you can access to receive a mammogram at no cost. Try any of these: The American Cancer Society. Go to the ACS website, find the blue box under the main image at the top of the page…