“Breast density is recognized as one of, and possibly the strongest risk factor associated with development of breast cancer, according to the National Institute of Health.”
Getting cancer is complicated, especially as a young adult. Your peer group won’t be well armed to advise you on all of the ‘shoulds’ and ‘coulds’ of the situation so you’ll likely be figuring a lot out on your own. If you’re going in for a mammogram though, now you have someone in your court! For the Love of Cups has put together 3 important questions to ask at your next mammogram appointment. Arming yourself with as much power behind your self-advocacy as possible is crucial to taking charge of your own care. You know your body better than anyone else!
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