RUHS Radiologist On Breast Cancer And The Importance Of Early Screenings – Even During The Pandemic
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. One in eight women will get breast cancer in their lifetime, yet fewer women are going in to get screened for the disease during the COVID-19 pandemic. KVCR’s Benjamin Purper spoke to Riverside University Health System radiologist Lisa Mahoney about the importance of early screening for breast cancer and some of the precautions RUHS is taking to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus during screenings.
You can learn more about breast cancer screenings at RUHS and make an appointment online at ruhealth.org.