Posts Tagged ‘ breast cancer ’

BREAST CANCER RISK FACTORS REVIEWED

Jun 5th, 2012 | By | Category: For Senior Women

Signs and Symptoms of Breast Cancer Senior women need to be reminded every now and then about the risk factors for breast cancer. The reason, of course, is that we are at the highest risk because we are female and we are aging. There are some additional factors we need to review so we can […]



BREAST CANCER QUESTIONS FOR SENIOR WOMEN

Nov 27th, 2011 | By | Category: For Senior Women

Strange Coincidences for Victims of Breast Cancer The incidence of breast cancer continues to be a major health concern for women of all ages, and particularly senior women.  We are concerned not only for ourselves, but for our daughters and grand-daughters.  And although men are not immune to breast cancer, their risk is considerably less […]



Senior Women: Know Your BIRADS Score

Jul 25th, 2011 | By | Category: For Senior Women

Some relatively new information is available regarding breast cancer and understanding this disease.  Women at high risk or over a designated age are encouraged to get annual mammograms, a specialized X-ray of the breast.  This special kind of test an detect breast cancer at a very early stage when the likelihood is that it can […]