Posts Tagged: mammogram

Carolyn Vachani, RN, MSN, AOCN

The Dreaded Mammogram Call Back

Posted by & filed under Did You Know?, What's New.

I started breast cancer awareness month getting my annual mammogram. Everything went smoothly until I got the call every woman dreads – the dreaded mammogram call back.



In the Name of Pinkness

Posted by & filed under Greetings from Cancerland.

I’m at the neighborhood Acme, standing in the produce aisle, reaching for some shiny red MacIntosh apples, when I hear a female voice behind me: Remind all the women in your life to get a mammogram… Startled, I drop the fruit into my shopping cart, look around the store, and try to figure out where…



Women’s Health in the News – Brown Bag Chat

Posted by & filed under Webchats and Webinars.

Are you confused about the recent news reports about changes in breast cancer screening and Pap smear guidelines? Join us for a live Web Chat with OncoLink’s Experts on November 24, 2009 at 12:30-1:30pm EST. Women’s Health in the News Experts Robert Prosnitz, MD, MPH is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Radiation Oncology…