It’s that time of the year – the weather is warming and you’re thinking of weekend projects that have been on hold all winter. Sometimes that can mean strenuous activity or heavy lifting – both activities that can lead to a hernia.
There are many viewpoints and perspectives on the topic of vaccines, their safety and effectiveness. This has never been truer than inside the COVID 19 pandemic. Vaccines have played an important role in our society over the last 100 years and have saved countless lives.
When it comes to breast cancer detection, it’s clear that regular mammograms help find cancer earlier and in its most treatable stages. In fact, we know that routine screening reduces breast cancer risk of dying by at least 15 percent.
One of the biggest myths or assumptions people make about breast density is that breast size is related to density – meaning women with bigger breasts have denser breast tissue. In fact, the opposite could be true.