Go Pink Wednesday

DSC_5707During the month of October – Breast Cancer Awareness Month – Duke Regional’s experienced Mammography Team will share tips and answers to commonly asked questions about mammograms.

Q: Is there a better time during my cycle to schedule my mammogram?

A: The best time to have your mammogram is during the first week to 10 days after your menstrual cycle. The breasts are less tender during this time.

Pink Tip:  Wear comfortable shoes. It will make it easier for you to hold positions, thus helping the exam go quicker.

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