• 21 OCT 14
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    Solving The Myths of Breast Cancer

    Solving The Myths of Breast Cancer

    The right information for the upper hand against breast cancer. Here at Women’s Health Associates want to make sure that the correct information is spread and the wrong information put out! Lets take the myths out of Breast Cancer and replace them with the truth! Myth: Finding a lump in your breast means you have

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    • 27 OCT 14
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    New Digital Mammography Comes to Oneida Healthcare

    New Digital Mammography Comes to Oneida Healthcare

    Oneida Healthcare is installing new state of the art digital mammography systems that can provide a more pleasant, soothing exam environment for patients while helping to minimize radiation dose and provide physicians with vital information. Unlike film, digital mammograms allow physicians to manipulate image characteristics such as magnification, orientation, brightness and contrast, which improve theRead more →
    • 02 AUG 13
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    Health Screening Reminders

    Health Screening Reminders

    COLORECTAL CANCER AND POLYPS EXAM Beginning at age 50, both men and women should follow one of these testing schedules: Tests that find polyps and cancer Flexible sigmoidoscopy every 5 years Colonoscopy every 10 years Double-contrast barium enema every 5 years CT colonography (virtual colonoscopy) every 5 years   Tests that primarily find cancer Yearly

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    • 06 JUL 15
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    3D Mammography

    Detecting Breast Cancer with 3D Technology Breast cancer is the most common cancer among women, except for skin cancer, and it is the second leading cause of cancer death in women, after lung cancer. Regular screening examinations enable early detection of breast cancer, which leads to a significant increase in the chance of recovery. 3D

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