Tag Archives: Breast Cancer

The Best Breast Cancer Biopsy for You

You’ve found a lump in your breast, and your doctor is suggesting a biopsy to see if the lump is cancerous. First, do your best to stay calm. Biopsy does not necessarily mean open surgery. Today, minimally invasive needle biopsies are the gold standard, according to the United States Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality [...]

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Five Important Things to Know About Mammograms

It’s estimated that for every 100,000 women in Utah, 108 will be diagnosed with invasive breast cancer each year. You may know that early detection can lead to successful treatment, but many women are hesitant to schedule a mammogram out of fear or concern of not knowing what to expect. In honor of National Breast [...]

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Preventing the Top 5 Threats to Women’s Health

When it comes to health risks, women and men aren’t the same. In fact, you may be surprised to learn which conditions pose the highest health risks to women. Our specialists at Brigham City Hospital have put together a list of things you can do to help prevent these top threats to women’s health. Heart [...]

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7 Health Tips for Women

Women are pretty much amazing. As mothers, wives, daughters, sisters, and friends, they often put others before themselves—making sure that the kids have a perfectly packed lunch, dad gets in to see the doctor, the husband’s outfit actually matches, and everyone around them is doing well. At times women seem to possess superhuman abilities that [...]

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St. Mark’s Women’s Diagnostic Center Earns the Breast Imaging Center of Excellence Designation

Congratulations are in order! The Women’s Diagnostic Center at St. Mark’s Hospital has been designated as a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology (ACR)! We always knew they were excellent, but we like making it official. The Breast Imaging Center of Excellence (BICOE) designation is awarded to breast imaging centers [...]

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