Breast Density

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

Joseph J. Cappello Named Executive Director of Are You Dense Nonprofits
News | Breast Density | February 20, 2019

February 20, 2019 — The boards of Are You Dense Inc. and Are You Dense Advocacy Inc., founded by the late Nancy M....

Congress Directs FDA to Establish Federal Breast Density Inform Standard
News | Breast Density | February 19, 2019 | Jeff Zagoudis, Associate Editor

February 19, 2019 — As part of a federal spending bill passed late Friday, Congress directed the U.S. Food and Drug...

breast density cancer awareness
News | Breast Density | February 08, 2019

Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham has signed breast density inform bill, ...

 Volpara Solutions Launches Next-Generation VolparaDensity Software to Support SmartCurve Paddles
Technology | Breast Density | January 31, 2019

January 31, 2019 — Volpara Solutions Inc. received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for new...

QTbreasthealth Opens New Breast Ultrasound Imaging Center in Grand Rapids
News | Ultrasound Women's Health | January 30, 2019

January 30, 2019 — QTbreasthealth launched a center in Grand Rapids, Mich., featuring its quantitative transmission...

GE Healthcare Introduces Invenia ABUS 2.0
Technology | Ultrasound Women's Health | December 03, 2018

December 3, 2018 — GE Healthcare recently launched the Invenia...

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)...