Categories - Women's Health

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 4:26pm
Prevention & Screening
Advancements in technology have improved screening quality while decreasing the need for additional images. In 2011, the Food and Drug Administration approved the use of tomosynthesis or 3D screening mammography. Since then, multiple studies have found that 3D screenings have reduced the need to recall patients for additional images up to 17 percent.
Friday, September 22, 2017 - 5:13pm

At Roswell Park, doctors and interdisciplinary teams work year-round to help women become more aware of the different gynecological cancers, providing support with resources and strategies to prevent and lower risks for these cancers.

Friday, March 31, 2017 - 5:16pm

Janet Snyder is helping us get the word out about women’s health! From mammography to exercise, and everything in between, she’s using her voice to explain that being a #ChiefHealthOfficer means taking care of yourself so you can take care of your family.

Friday, May 9, 2014 - 4:06pm

Motherhood changes your life—physically, emotionally, mentally. But did you know becoming a mother can have an impact on your risk of breast cancer, too? Being a mother can decrease your risk!  This Mother’s Day, take some time to understand your risk level and share this with the moms in your life.