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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month! Is It Time For A Screening?

Posted on: 10/5/22

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which means it’s time to talk about a tender subject: breasts and mammograms. In 2021 alone, more than 43,000 Americans died from breast cancer.  That perhaps coincides with falling mammogram screening rates; during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, screening rates nationwide fell as much as 63.7% nationwide.  While […]


October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month!

Posted on: 10/7/21

It’s October, which means it’s time once again to talk about a sensitive topic: breast health. While advances in medicine have both improved breast cancer awareness and made breast cancer more preventable and treatable, adding a home-care routine can significantly increase your chances of catching breast cancer early. That’s important because when detected early, the […]