| Apr 12, 2011
| 8:40 AM
The 20th anniversary Race for the Cure in Central Indiana is Saturday, April 16th. More than $400,000 from the race will go to the Little Red Door Cancer Agency, which offers life-saving resources to people who don't have medical insurance or the...
| Oct 20, 2010
| 8:56 PM
Many Chicago-area hospitals that screen for and treat breast cancer cannot prove they are meeting several widely accepted quality standards, according to a first-of-its-kind study set to be released Thursday.
The Chicago Breast Cancer Quality Consortium,...
| Oct 29, 2010
| 6:24 AM
I ended Breast Cancer Awareness Month doing something I should have done in the beginning of the month – I had a mammogram. It actually was due Oct. 1, but somehow I manage to be a few weeks late every year. It's certainly not due to lack of...
| Nov 18, 2010
| 8:08 PM
A year ago, a federal government task force made the controversial recommendation against routine mammograms for women in their forties who are at an average risk for breast cancer. FOX 4 Medical Reporter Meryl Lin McKean is Working for You with a look at...
| Dec 2, 2010
| 7:31 AM
Avera St. Luke's Hospital has received $369,660 starting Jan. 1 for a three-year period from The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust for digital mammography equipment in the Avera St. Luke's Imaging Center.
Over the course of the next six...
| Dec 8, 2010
| 9:02 AM
Elizabeth Edwards' death Tuesday from breast cancer highlights the reality of the disease, according to local oncologists.
Edwards, wife of prominent Politian and former Presidential candidate Senator John Edwards, died Tuesday morning after a long...
| Dec 11, 2010
Kaiser Permanente hosted a one-day cancer screening for women on Saturday. The event was for Kaiser patients who were late in their annual exam. The screening focused on cervical cancer and breast cancer.
The clinic in Mission Valley was trying to...
| Apr 25, 2011
| 1:30 AM
For the fourth year in a row, the Faulkton Area Medical Center has received a breast health grant from the South Dakota affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure.
As part of the grant, the Faulkton facility has funding to provide breast exams and...
| Apr 26, 2011
| 1:13 AM
On Dr. Joseph Mercola's popular website, women are warned against getting mammograms to screen for breast cancer.
Instead, the Chicago-area physician touts thermograms — digital images of skin surface temperatures — as an early detection tool...
| Apr 28, 2011
| 10:20 AM
Mammography Marathon Huguley Medical Center Burleson
Who's eligible Tarrant & Johnson county women Age 40 or older No insurance that covers annual mammograms
Information: Call 817-551-2787
| May 3, 2011
| 5:17 PM
Guideline recommendations by the U.S. Preventative Services Task Force in 2009 that proposed that physicians no longer needed to recommend to women ages 40 to 49 that they get a screening mammography have begun to impact the number of yearly mammograms...
| May 10, 2011
| 5:26 AM
Editorial’s argument on immigration too simplistic
To the editor:
In responding to the April 25, 2011, Herald-Mail editorial, “Immigrant students have a right to learn,” I find your argument too simplistic and quite palatable to...