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When it comes to breast health, most women immediately think of breast cancer. However, there are many other breast issues that can arise. Some of the most common breast problems include mastitis, injury, cysts, and fibrous tissue. Learning more about these issues can make them less scary if and when they occur. Mastitis Did you […]
Mammograms are one of the best diagnostic tests for detecting breast cancer early, and your annual exam in your doctor’s office also includes a clinical breast exam. Another path to detecting breast abnormalities early is through breast self-exams. Our OBGYN staff believes it is always a good idea to be familiar with your body just […]
Take your health into your own hands by following a healthy lifestyle to help prevent breast cancer from forming. Eating healthy, exercising, and not smoking are protective measures you can take to lower your risk of breast cancer. Unhealthy lifestyle choices can lead to risk factors that increase your likelihood of developing cancer. Not all […]