The Doctor Is In--Breast Screening
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Dr. Acharya will present information on the necessity, methods, and benefits of breast screening.
On Wednesday, October 18 from noon till 1:00 pm, U.P.H.S. Marquette physician Dr. Sheetal Acharya will discuss breast screening in this month’s Meet the Physician series in the Peter White Public Library’s Shiras Room.
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Breast cancer affects 1 in 8 American women. In 2017 it is estimated that 252,710 new cases of invasive breast cancer will be diagnosed with another 63,410 non-invasive cases diagnosed. Since 1989, the numbers of women who die each year due to breast cancer has steadily decreased. It is thought that increased awareness,View more
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