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PJ Hamel

PJ Hamel, Health Guide

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Breast cancer survivor, author, volunteer, support group founder/leader

Government Set to Release Newest Mammogram Screening Guidelines

The United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) is about to release its newest recommendations for screening mammography, the annual, routine mammograms most of us start getting once we turn 40 years old. How will those recommendations change from current guidelines?

 

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newstart09

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Survivor

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Laura Zigman

Laura Zigman, Health Guide

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Author of Piece of Work

"You Should Apologize For Saying You Had Cancer (Because The NYTs Says It Probably Wasn't Cancer)"

 

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Debz

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MRI biopsy

Okay.. so I am seeing a new Dr.  She recomends an MRI as a "reference" point to start with as my breasts are still very dense at my age, (49 3/4).  So I have that done last week, meds to stay in machine, IV for contrast... done over with.. WHEW!  wont have to do that again for another year.   WAIT.. not so fast... There... Read moreChevron

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