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GBMC - Breast Cancer House Calls

Posted at 1:07 PM, Oct 07, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-07 13:07:23-04

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, and the experts at the Sandra & Malcolm Berman Comprehensive Breast Care Center at GBMC are here to answer your questions and concerns about breast health.

Screening is the most effective tool in catching breast cancer early. If you've skipped routine screening appointments do to the COVID-19 pandemic, GBMC is open and taking every precaution to keep patients and staff healthy.

Women with a family history of breast cancer are urged to get yearly mammograms starting at age 35, and women without high risks should be screened yearly starting at age 40.

Learn more here.