Women's Health

When should you get a mammogram?

Although one in eight women get breast cancer, nearly all survive when it’s caught early. That’s why we recommend annual mammography to all women starting at age 40. All Legacy Breast Health Centers have earned the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers accreditation for excellence and are designated by the American College of Radiology as Breast Imaging Centers of Excellence.
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HPV Infections Most Tied to Cancer Are in Decline, and Vaccines May Be Why

THURSDAY, Feb. 21, 2019 -- Infections with two strains of the sexually transmitted human papillomavirus (HPV) are showing marked declines among American women, and rising vaccination rates could be driving the trend.

That's the finding from a new study involving thousands of U.S. women who tested positive for precancerous conditions of the cervix.

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