Seeing Pink Should Make You Think: “It’s Time to Get a Mammogram”
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Annual screening mammograms are recommended for all women of average risk starting at age 40.
One in eight American women (13%) will develop breast cancer in their lifetime. For women in the U.S., breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer. Regular screening mammograms help detect breast cancer in its earliest stages when it’s most treatable – this is why screening mammograms save lives.
To learn more about empowering yourself and your loved ones and state-of-the-art screenings and diagnostics close to home, read the full article by visiting Connecticut Breast Imaging’s website here.
Contact Connecticut Breast Imaging online, or call us at 203.791.9011, to schedule a breast cancer screening and discuss your specific needs and breast cancer risk.