Archive for Tag: Breast Density and Mammography Reporting Act

Breast Density: Over 700,000 With Breast Cancer Risk

Risk Determination and Prevention of Breast Cancer, published in the journal Breast Cancer Research, identifies the critical gaps that must be addressed if we are to reverse the increase in breast cancer expected over the next 10 years – and reach a tipping point where more breast cancers will...

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Standardizing Breast Density Notification

A bill was introduced last July that aims to standardize a requirement to notify patients if they have dense breast tissue. To date, 19 states have enacted breast density notification laws but there is no federal standard that requires that women are informed.   Senators Dianne Feinstein of California...

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