Posts Tagged ‘ American Cancer Society ’

What Would Betty Do Logo Mammograms

Last year, there was a media uproar over the change in guidelines for routine mammograms. The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) changed their guidance to suggest that women at average risk for breast cancer shouldn’t get their first mammogram until age 50, then every two years thereafter. In contrast, the American Cancer Society (ACS) […] Read More

What Would Betty Do Logo Self-Check: Moles

It’s summertime, and you don’t need a reminder to wear sunscreen and a hat, right? In spite of knowing what to do now, many of us weren’t as diligent with the sunscreen when we were kids. Raise your hand if you can remember getting at least one serious burn in your lifetime. (My hand is […] Read More