Click me

Mammograms are knowledge. Knowledge is power!

CONFUSION vs.CLARITY Early Detection Matters Mammograms are knowledge. Knowledge is power! Studies clearly show that annual mammograms between the ages of 40 and 74 save lives.' Recent announcements have muddied the water on when a woman PEA: Average-size lump found by should start her annual screening, giving some a chance to put it off for 5 to 10 critical years. regular repeat mammograms CONFUSION:45?50? Two heavy-hitting public health groups recently put out conflicting guidelines on when women should get their first mammogram.? LIMA BEAN: Average-size lump if found in first mammogram CLARITY: Research and data have consistently shown that starting at age 40, women should have an annual mammogram. CONFUSION: All mammograms a re the same. CLARITY: Two things dramatically increase the accuracy of amammogram: 1. When read by a radiologist, specially trained in and dedicated to breast imaging. 2. When implemented with 3D technology, GRAPE: Average-size lump found by women practicing regular self-exams giving more views and better detail. Solis'dedicated 20% of the 230,000 cases of invasive breast cancer reported in 2015 were found in women 49 breast-imaging spedialists spend BRUSSEL SPROUT: Average-size lump found by women practicing occasional more than self-exams and under. 90% CONFUSION: 1 am in my early 40s and worry that my insurance won't cover my traditional mammogram screening anymore since the new guidelines bumped up the ager" of their time performing breast imaging. CLARITY: Plans compliant with the Affordable Care Act are required to cover annual screening mammograms for women over 40. WALNUT: Average-size lump found by women untrained in self-exams SOLIS Mammogram. Clinical Exam. Self Exam. APPRÓVED Mammography Because the earlier you find it, the easier your options. 1.Sadaty of iratimaging Patient Resurca:Endthe Confudon. 20. htps ubanlineargin dthacanfudon PatenReouEea 254 AhatL." taterment Annak of intemalmedicine coI ASmith, RobertA, etd. "Canor eening inthe United States, 201sa raieof curent Armerican Canar Sadety guidelineandcurentksin canar eening: CA:a cancajaumd faor Saeeningfa htanensPeve Servie Tak Fare recommendation Intarpretatio ne raphy in the UnitedSates -retlump Dip lay 010, 213HEALTHDCO 866.717.2551

Mammograms are knowledge. Knowledge is power!

shared by karen7 on Apr 29
Pea? Grape? Or walnut? No one wants to find a lump in her breast, but the smaller the better. Early detection and mammograms matter -- the earlier you find it, the easier your options. From age to ins...


Did you work on this visual? Claim credit!

Get a Quote

Embed Code

For hosted site:

Click the code to copy


Click the code to copy
Customize size