Coping With Cancer

Coping With Cancer: One Size Does Not Fit All – by Stephanie Hammonds
Over the past eight years, I’m met and spoken to many others who have had a cancer diagnosis and gone on to have various treatments. The appointments, tests, medications, infusions, scans and so forth are necessary, but time-consuming. At times, it seems like one’s life is spent in a whirlwind of tests and appointments, follow-ups
and consultations.

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3D Mammography

What is 3D mammography?
Digital breast tomosynthesis (tomo), also known as 3D mammography, is a revolutionary new screening and diagnostic breast imaging tool to improve the early detection of breast cancer. During the 3D part of the exam, an x-ray arm sweeps over the breast, taking multiple images in seconds.

Images are displayed as a series of thin slices that can be viewed by our radiologists as individual images or in a dynamic interactive animation. 3D mammography is used in combination with 2D digital mammography. Continue reading