Breast Density

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

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Sponsored Content | Case Study | Women's Health | July 06, 2016

Following the global trend, cancer rates in Mexico continue to rise — and...

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Feature | Breast Density | June 28, 2016

New York State is taking the most aggressive action in the nation to improve access to breast cancer screening with...

Vermont, breast density reporting law, Gov. Peter Shumlin

Vermont, breast density reporting law, Gov. Peter Shumlin

News | Breast Density | May 26, 2016

May 26, 2016 — Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin signed the Dense Breast Tissue Reporting Senate Bill 157 into law this...

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News | Breast Density | May 20, 2016

May 20, 2016 — Consuming high amounts of saturated fat or low amounts of mono- and polyunsaturated fats as an...

Videos | Breast Density | May 20, 2016

Ernie Bodai, M.D., vice president, National Consortium of Breast Centers (NCBC), discusses breast density with itnTV...

Videos | Women's Health | May 20, 2016

Barbara Rabinowitz, Ph.D., MSW, RN, founder of the National Consortium of Breast Centers, talks with ITN editorial...

Videos | Breast Imaging | May 20, 2016

Jennifer Gass, M.D., FACS, president, National Consortium of Breast Centers (NCBC), discusses the state of the...

Videos | Breast Density | May 20, 2016

This year's keynote speaker, Nancy M. Cappello, Ph.D., founder and director of Are You Dense and Are You Dense...

Videos | Women's Health | May 20, 2016

Cary S. Kaufman, M.D., FACS, discusses best practices in breast centers at NCoBC 2016.

Videos | Women's Health | May 20, 2016

Kristie Bobolis, M.D., president elect and current chair of 2016 Planning Committee for the National Consortium of...

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News | Breast Density | May 13, 2016

May 13, 2016 — South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley signed the Density Reporting Bill, S 339, into law on Thursday. The...

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News | Breast Density | May 09, 2016

May 9, 2016 — Gamma Medica, provider of...

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News | Breast Density | May 04, 2016

May 4, 2016 — Infertility and hormonal fertility treatments may influence the amount of...

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News | Women's Health | April 26, 2016

April 26, 2016 — In a study appearing in the April 26 issue of JAMA, researchers examined the content, readability...

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News | Breast Imaging | April 26, 2016

April 26, 2016 — A new study from Elizabeth A. Rafferty, M.D., formerly of Massachusetts General Hospital, and...

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News | Breast Density | April 26, 2016

April 26, 2016 — Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin signed HB2601 into law, making the Oklahoma the 26th state to report a...

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News | Mammography | April 13, 2016

April 13, 2016 — Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc. sponsored the keynote presentation at the National Consortium...

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News | Breast Imaging | March 28, 2016

March 28, 2016 — Based on its recent analysis of the...

Indiana, breast density notification law, 2016
News | Breast Density | March 24, 2016 | Jeff Zagoudis

March 23, 2016 — Indiana Gov. Mike Pence signed an amendment to the state’s 2013...

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News | Breast Density | March 09, 2016

March 9, 2016 — The use of diabetes treatment, whether by diet or pills such as metformin, decreases...