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New Immunotherapy Treatments for Lung Cancer

For years, cancer treatment has been categorized into three options - radiation therapy, chemotherapy and surgery, but it looks like a fourth may have just been added. Immunotherapy has been studied since the early 1900’s but is now finally a realistic treatment option for those diagnosed with metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer, thanks to Keytruda, the first immunotherapy drug of its kind approved by the Food and Drug Administration.

FAQs - Mammograms

For those who may be nervous to get their mammogram - knowing what to expect may help you go through the process more smoothly. Take a few minutes to read this list of the most frequently asked questions regarding mammograms.

5 Ways to Help a Friend Diagnosed with Breast Cancer

She has her doctor, her social worker, her partner and children - but she also needs you. If you have a friend recently diagnosed with breast cancer, don’t underestimate the role you play on her care team. Read on for some simple ways you can help make a difference.

#MammoTalk Recap

In case you missed it, earlier this week the Society of Breast Imaging hosted a #MammoTalk with breast imaging experts to provide some much needed clarity about mammography. Here are some of our key takeaways from the discussion:

Medical Arts Radiology is Proud to Join Forces with Pink Aid in Honor of BCA!

A woman in the United States, over the course of her lifetime, has a one in eight risk of being diagnosed with breast cancer. It has been known for years that mammography has been able to detect a large percentage of breast cancers before they can be felt and when they are most curable. This is why we are proud to join forces with Pink Aid this October in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

8 Ways to Reduce Your Risk of Breast Cancer

Unfortunately, there is no one perfect list of what to do for prevention - but the below has been proven to reduce your likelihood of getting breast cancer significantly.

What Makes Medical Arts Radiology Different?

Considering that there are tons of health care professionals out there, we understand that it can be difficult for patients to make a decision on who they'll use for their medical needs. However, when it comes to radiology services, the answer is rather simple, and it's that you should choose and trust Medical Arts Radiology.

Medical Arts Radiology Honors Breast Cancer Awareness

Learn about what initiatives we're involved in this month in honor of Pink October. From $45 mammograms for uninsured women to attending two Long Island Making Strides Events - we're proud to support the global initiative for increasing awareness and education on this all too common disease.

Dementia Research Furthered by MRI Scans of ‘Super agers’

Though memory loss is natural and common, researchers are now realizing it is not universal and possibly even preventable.

Preparing for Your Next Doctor’s Appointment

The best defense against any disease or illness is early detection. To help you stay organized and on top of your health, read read through this brief checklist before, during and after your next appointment.