“Mammography is such an important tool in diagnosing breast cancer,” says Women’s Hospital President Cindy Farrand. “A lack of money shouldn’t be a reason for not getting this life-saving exam.”
One out of eight women have breast cancer. According to the American Cancer Society, there will be more than 234,000 new cases nationwide this year. Mammograms are considered the gold standard of early detection. The Bigg Chat “Coffee Time” wants women to be healthy and urges healthy eating and early testing.