Breast Density & Breast Cancer Risk

What every Woman Should Know

MammogramBreast Density is seldom discussed by doctors with their female patients -yet it is one of the most important risk factors associated with the likelihood of developing breast cancer.  Women with dense breasts are 6 times more likely to get breast cancer than women with less dense breasts.  Dense breasts can also mask tumours in mammograms.

The attached article, reprinted from the Toronto Star,  provides important information that every woman should know about breast density.

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