BE ‘DENSE’ AWARE ... LIKE CHRISTINA

Woman’s Day (NZ) - - Healthy Living -

Breast den­sity does not re­fer t“to “perk­i­ness” f how or “sag­ging”, breasts look but on a Non-dense mam­mo­gra m. breasts are dark-coloured­fatty full of (typ­i­cally tis­sue, so can­cer white) tend spots dense to stick breasts out. How­ever, glan­du­lar are full of tis­sue, con­nec­tive which and mak­ing also show can­cer up as white, Christina trick­ier to spot. Ap­ple­gate’s Ac­tress MRI can­cer was af­ter her doc­tor found on a that mam­mo­gra de­ter­mined m wasn’t enough. doc­tor said, “My ‘I can’t see. dense in It’s too there. We need deeper.’ to go We did and I had can­cer.”

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