Breast Health and Cancer Risk: What Can You Do? A Public Educational Forum on Screening, Risk and Managing Your Health

May 22nd, 2013 -

Open to the public. Presented jointly by Support Connection, Inc. and The Breast Institute at Northern Westchester Hospital. To learn more or to pre-register (pre-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED) call Support Connection at 914-962-6402 or 800-532-4290.



This program offers learning opportunities for all women. Learn about screening and risk factors for breast cancer, and how to be proactive about your health. Topics will include:  What is “dense breast tissue” and how does this impact cancer screening, diagnosis and risk; How to identify your personal risks for breast cancer and what you can do to change them; The latest research on risk reduction; How benign breast disease can increase your risk for breast cancer; What is the true risk for breast cancer with a positive family history; Understanding the complexities of genetic breast cancer risk and recommendations for personal surveillance; A question and answer period will follow the presentation.
The Cancer Treatment and Wellness Center at Northern Westchester Hospital Center, 400 East Main Street, Mount Kisco, NY 10549

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