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October 2023

CityView Magazine - Fayetteville, NC

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One in eight women will develop breast cancer in her lifetime. at one could easily be you. In fact, breast cancer is the most common cancer in women worldwide. Regular mammograms are important to beating cancer before it sneaks up on you. A mammogram is a low-dose x-ray exam of breasts, which shows abnormalities. Physicians can see growths and changes on the x-rays that cannot be felt through a physical exam. Any woman over the age of 40 should have a mammogram every one to two years. If you have a family history of breast cancer, consult your physician to see if your increased risk means you need to start sooner. Schedule your mammogram, today! A physician referral is needed for mammograms. Patients who receive mammograms at any of our locations during October will receive a small token of appreciation. For more information, visit When it comes to breast cancer, early detection saves lives. Imaging Locations: Bladen County Hospital Imaging 501 S. Poplar Street, Elizabethtown (910) 862-5102 Cape Fear Valley Diagnostic Center 524 Beaumont Road, Fayetteville Building with the blue stripe behind CVS (910) 615-5116 Betsy Johnson Hospital 714 Tilghman Drive – Suite 714, Dunn (910) 892-1000 ext. 5000 Health Pavilion Hoke 300 Medical Pavilion Drive, Raeford at U.S. 401 and Johnson Mill Road (910) 615-5116 schedule your mammogram

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