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After Her Breast Cancer Diagnosis, Nara Says Thank You to Dr. Sandhya Pruthi

Listening to patients is what medical teams at Mayo Clinic do each day. To honor Mayo's 150th Anniversary, StoryCorps was asked to listen to and record several patient stories. Each Friday for the next ten weeks, a new story will be posted on the Mayo Clinic News Network.  Nara is interviewed by her [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

New Breast Cancer Screening — Tomosynthesis

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YLaIlLxTlVQ Research has proven mammograms can detect breast cancer early, when it’s still curable, but they aren't perfect tests.  For instance, some women who have mammograms are called back for additional testing because the images aren’t completely clear, especially in dense breast tissue. Ongoing research is discovering a variety of [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Cancer Prevention Chat, Thursday Feb. 27th, 1 to 2 p.m. EST

The number of new cancer cases can be reduced, and many cancer deaths can be prevented, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Join @Newshour (PBS NewsHour)    with @Mayo Clinic and @AACR (American Association for Cancer Research) to talk about cancer prevention. #newshourchats   Feb. 27, from 1 to 2 p.m. [...]

Created by Dennis Douda

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