Statistics show that 1 in 8 women will develop breast cancer within their lifetime. In addition to self breast exams, routine mammograms are the single most…Read More »
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While doctors no longer make house calls, Ochsner patients have an online resource that can answer any medical question 24 hours a day from the comfort of home. The Ochsner Health Information…Read More »
In the first 10 months of 2009, more than 190,000 new cases of breast cancer have been diagnosed in women across the nation and there have been over 40,000 deaths attributed to the disease, according to the National Cancer Institute. More than 3,000 women are diagnosed with breast cancer in Louisiana each year, with approximately 20 percent of those new cases turning to Ochsner Health System for help.