Get Your Mammogram.Getting regular mammograms is your best defense against breast cancer because it can detect the disease in its early stages -- even before your or a doctor can feel it during a breast exam. Research has clearly shown that mammography increases breast cancer survival rates.
Dr. Morrison will let you know how frequently you should get your mammograms, based on your medical history and risk factors.
It is generally recommended that women get a mammogram every year beginning at age 40. If you discover any of the signs of breast cancer in between mammograms, call Dr. Morrison’s office right away.