Breast Density

Breast density, or fibroglandular density, is found through breast imaging and compares the amount of fat to the amount of tissue.

Breast Density Advocate Nancy M. Cappello Passes Away

Nancy Cappello. Image courtesy of AreYouDense.org.

News | Breast Density | November 15, 2018 | Jeff Zagoudis, Associate Editor

November 15, 2018 — Imaging Technology News extends its condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of Nancy M...

DenseBreast-info.org Launches Patient Education Video Series
News | Breast Density | October 24, 2018

October 24, 2018 — DenseBreast-info.org (DB-I) announced the release of "Let's Talk About Dense Breasts," a series...

DenseBreast-info.org Launches European Expansion
News | Breast Density | October 10, 2018

October 9, 2018 — DenseBreast-info.org (DB-I) announced the launch of its international expansion for European...

Survey Shows Dense Breast Reporting Laws Increase Breast Density Awareness
News | Breast Density | October 02, 2018

October 2, 2018 — Results from a new study show that...

Susan G. Komen Founder Joins Hologic for October 1 Nasdaq Opening Bell Ceremony
News | Mammography | October 01, 2018

October 1, 2018 — Susan G. Komen founder Nancy G. Brinker and Australian author and Pink Hope founder Krystal Barter...

SmartCurve technology, a revolutionary breast imaging technology designed specifically for the curvature of the female breast to provide every woman with a more comfortable and accurate mammogram.
News | Mammography | September 14, 2018

Solis Mammography declared September Breast Wellness Month...

breast cancer
News | Breast Density | September 12, 2018

Calif. Gov. Jerry Brown’s signature this week on...

Feature | Breast Imaging | September 07, 2018 | By JoAnn Pushkin

If you are confused about the conflicting advice surrounding mammography screening guidelines, welcome to the club....

Illinois Governor Approves State Breast Density Reporting Bill Into Law
News | Breast Density | August 13, 2018

August 13, 2018 — Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner approved the Illinois Breast Density Reporting Law (Public Act 100-0749...

iCAD Receives FDA Clearance of PowerLook Density Assessment for Digital Breast Tomosynthesis
Technology | Breast Density | August 08, 2018

August 8, 2018 — iCAD announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance of its latest...

An example of breast tomosynthesis 3-D mammography detection of lesion.
News | Breast Imaging | July 24, 2018

July 24, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the American College of Radiology’s (ACR)...

Invision Diagnostics Installs VolparaEnterprise Software to Enhance Mammography Image Quality
News | Mammography | July 11, 2018

July 11, 2018 — Invision Diagnostics, a provider of mobile...

California Women In Favor of Extending State's Breast Density Inform Law
News | Breast Density | June 15, 2018

June 15, 2018 — A recent survey of California women found that 95 percent of respondents want the state’s...

Breast imaging technologies have seen a rapid evolution.

Breast imaging technologies have seen a rapid evolution.

Feature | Women's Health | June 05, 2018 | By Jeff Zagoudis

Breast imaging technologies have evolved rapidly in the last two decades to help physicians detect breast cancers at...

Videos | Breast Imaging | May 08, 2018

ITN Associate Editor Jeff Zagoudis speaks with Karen Hou, M.D., breast radiologist at Northwestern Medicine Central...

Hologic Clarity

Photo courtesy of Hologic.

Feature | Breast Imaging | May 03, 2018 | By Melinda Taschetta-Millane

The global breast imaging market is expected to reach $7.3 billion by 2024, according to a new report by Grand View...

360 View of an Automated Breast Ultrasound (ABUS) Imaging Room
360 Photos | Breast Imaging | May 01, 2018

A 360 degree view of an automated breast ultrasound (ABUS) exam room at...