Posts Tagged: mammograms

New Research Highlights Benefits of 3D Mammography

When it comes to our health, more information is better. That’s why we use 3D mammography at Ella Health. This exam takes just seconds longer than a conventional mammogram, but it provides more data. Several large studies have already shown

New Research Highlights Benefits of 3D Mammography

When it comes to our health, more information is better. That’s why we use 3D mammography at Ella Health. This exam takes just seconds longer than a conventional mammogram, but it provides more data. Several large studies have already shown

Ella Health and Progressive Radiology Partner to Provide Better 3D Mammography in Bel Air, MD

We are pleased to announce that we’ve opened a beautiful new center in Bel Air, Maryland. Women can now get 3D mammography, the most advanced technology available, for breast cancer screening and diagnostic exams in a comfortable, relaxing setting. We’re

Ella Health and Progressive Radiology Partner to Provide Better 3D Mammography in Bel Air, MD

We are pleased to announce that we’ve opened a beautiful new center in Bel Air, Maryland. Women can now get 3D mammography, the most advanced technology available, for breast cancer screening and diagnostic exams in a comfortable, relaxing setting. We’re

Improving Breast Cancer Detection, a History of Mammography

Women today know when they get to their 40s, it’s time to start getting mammograms. This exam can detect breast cancer long before symptoms appear when the disease is most easily treated. But while this exam has become a vital

Improving Breast Cancer Detection, a History of Mammography

Women today know when they get to their 40s, it’s time to start getting mammograms. This exam can detect breast cancer long before symptoms appear when the disease is most easily treated. But while this exam has become a vital

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Understanding Compression for a More Comfortable Mammogram

Mammography has come a long way as it’s moved from film to digital and finally to 3D. The images are clearer than ever before allowing us to find more cancers earlier when they are most easily treated. But the one

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Understanding Compression for a More Comfortable Mammogram

Mammography has come a long way as it’s moved from film to digital and finally to 3D. The images are clearer than ever before allowing us to find more cancers earlier when they are most easily treated. But the one

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Closing the Immigrant Women Health Care Gap

May 11th marks the start of National Women’s Health Week. This is an intensive effort aimed at getting women to take care of themselves by getting an annual checkup and basic screening tests. As a breast cancer survivor, I don’t

Melissa Dyrdahl

Closing the Immigrant Women Health Care Gap

May 11th marks the start of National Women’s Health Week. This is an intensive effort aimed at getting women to take care of themselves by getting an annual checkup and basic screening tests. As a breast cancer survivor, I don’t

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A New Perspective on Mammograms

As the CEO of a mammography provider, I have a shocking confession to make: I have always dreaded getting a mammogram. I believe they’re important, especially as a breast cancer survivor, but it’s been one of those things that I

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A New Perspective on Mammograms

As the CEO of a mammography provider, I have a shocking confession to make: I have always dreaded getting a mammogram. I believe they’re important, especially as a breast cancer survivor, but it’s been one of those things that I

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Study Supports Annual Breast Cancer Screening Recommendation

When we talk to women we hear many reasons why they’ve put off getting an annual mammogram. They’re busy, they forget, they wonder if it really matters whether they get one every year. A recently released study confirms that it

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Study Supports Annual Breast Cancer Screening Recommendation

When we talk to women we hear many reasons why they’ve put off getting an annual mammogram. They’re busy, they forget, they wonder if it really matters whether they get one every year. A recently released study confirms that it

Pennsylvania Breast Cancer Coalition Conference Oct. 15

There will be plenty of smiles, lots of hugs and much enthusiasm when dozens of women gather at the Hilton Harrisburg Tuesday morning for the 2013 Breast Cancer Coalition Conference. But at the core of the good mood is a serious

Pennsylvania Breast Cancer Coalition Conference Oct. 15

There will be plenty of smiles, lots of hugs and much enthusiasm when dozens of women gather at the Hilton Harrisburg Tuesday morning for the 2013 Breast Cancer Coalition Conference. But at the core of the good mood is a serious

The Truth about Mammograms

A new study out this week showing that deaths due to breast cancer were higher among unscreened women has generated a lot of discussion around the importance of mammograms, especially among women in their 40s. That study from Harvard Medical

The Truth about Mammograms

A new study out this week showing that deaths due to breast cancer were higher among unscreened women has generated a lot of discussion around the importance of mammograms, especially among women in their 40s. That study from Harvard Medical

Help Assure Access for All to 3D Mammograms

When it comes to mammograms, having the most accurate images possible is crucial, and yet not all women have access to the most accurate technology available. 3D mammography has been shown to increase the detection of invasive breast cancer by

Help Assure Access for All to 3D Mammograms

When it comes to mammograms, having the most accurate images possible is crucial, and yet not all women have access to the most accurate technology available. 3D mammography has been shown to increase the detection of invasive breast cancer by