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New Law About Breast Cancer Screening

Do you know of the new law about breast cancer screening? Breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer-related death among women. This year an estimated 226,870 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer, and 39,510 will die from the disease. Dense breasts have a high amount of connective and glandular tissue (fibroglandular tissue) […]

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Does Your Partner Abuse You?

Obstetricians and gynecologists should screen all of their patients for intimate partner violence at periodic intervals such as at annual visits or during prenatal care, according to a new recommendation from the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists(ACOG) The College’s Committee on Health Care for Underserved Women noted that the prevalence of the problem and […]

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