Tag: breast cancer

Researchers Study Obstacles that Women With Mental Health Conditions Face in Getting Mammograms

Researchers Study Obstacles that Women With Mental Health Conditions Face in Getting Mammograms

Women with severe mental illness are 30% less likely to get a mammography.

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New Perspectives on Breast Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment

New Perspectives on Breast Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment

Two Rutgers University–Camden nursing scholars are performing research to better understand access to care and treatment choices made by women who have been diagnosed with breast cancer. “In general, women have a one in eight chance of developing breast cancer over their lifetime,” says Patricia Suplee, an assistant professor at the Rutgers School of Nursing–Camden. […]

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