Breast Care

Know the Facts

  • Approximately 230,480 new cases of breast cancer will be diagnosed in the United States this year.
  • Approximately 39,520 women will die of breast cancer in the U.S. this year.

Be Proactive

The best defense against breast cancer is a good offense. There are no perfect solutions, but you can do many things to protect yourself and reduce your risk, such as breast self exams, mammography, and yearly clinical breast exams.

Take a Quick Risk Assessment Test

 

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Arrange for a Yearly Pap Smear and Clinical Breast Exam

A pap smear and clinic breast exam can help with early detection of cervical or breast cancer. Learn about Early Detection of Breast Cancer

Attend Your Yearly Mammogram

Everyone encourages a yearly mammogram for women 40 and over, but have you ever stopped to learn about the imaging procedure or why it is necessary? Read about Mammography at our Imaging Center

Help Us Bring Hope to Our Community

The Breast Cancer Awareness Fund through the WTH Foundation supports our mission to raise awareness for early detection and treatment of  breast cancer in our West Tennessee Community. Donate to the fund

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