From our mobile mammography unit to the Family Birthplace, West Florida Healthcare supports women's health from proactive health information and preventative medicine to the most advanced treatments available.
Genetic Counseling and Testing | Bring Your Brave Campaign
The United States Preventive Services Task Force recommends that women with specific patterns of breast, ovarian, tubal, or peritoneal cancer in their family history consider genetic counseling and testing for BRCA gene mutations.
Although breast cancer mostly occurs among older women, in rare cases breast cancer does affect women under the age of 45. About 11% of all new cases of breast cancer in the United States are found in women younger than 45 years of age.
Look out for these 12 signs of ovarian cancer [Infographic] ~ Known as the "silent killer," ovarian cancer is one of the least talked about cancers — yet it is the fifth most common cancer in women. Many don't realize that there are warning signs to watch for, which could be easily disregarded or mistaken as something else.