A mobile unit will offer mammograms and clinical breast exams, courtesy of the Italian American Cancer Foundation.
Dr. Nancy Cappello launched the Are You Dense campaign after getting a clean mammogram but later learning she had cancer.
New research presented at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium looked at hundreds of older patients treated with or without radiation and found no difference in overall survival and very small differences in recurrence rates after five years.
There aren’t many of the new 3D digital mammography machines around yet, but Rye Radiology in Rye Brook has one.
Comptroller John Liu said long waits put women in jeopardy and violated the city’s policies recommending waits of no more than two weeks for routine screening.