October 1, 2011

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Imaging Healthcare Specialists is proud to partner with Susan G. Komen and the women of San Diego County for the fight against breast cancer. In recognition of this important initiative, Imaging Healthcare Specialists would like to encourage all women over the age of 40 to schedule their annual mammogram.

Here are a few facts to help you Know Your Curves:

  • Mammograms detect 2-3 times as many early breast cancers as physical exams
  • 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime
  • ¾ of women diagnosed have no family history of breast cancer or other factors that put them at high risk
  • The American Cancer Society continues to recommend annual screening using mammography and clinical breast exams for all women beginning at age 40
  • Early detection saves lives

Schedule you annual mammogram today at 866.558.4320 – it could be all the warning you need to save a lifetime of rewards.

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