The Roles of Breast Cancer Surgeons and Specialists in New Albany,...

Baptist Health breast cancer surgeons provide personalized treatment to all breast cancer patients. Learn more about the different ways surgeons and specialists treat breast cancer.

Breast Cancer Treatment and Removal Surgery in Corbin, Kentucky

Baptist Health uses advanced medicine in breast cancer removal surgery to proactively prevent the spread of breast cancer. Learn more about the process and types of breast cancer treatment surgery from Baptist Health Corbin.

What is a Mammogram? Common Mammogram Questions

Women won’t confuse a mammogram with a spa day, but the Imaging Center at Baptist Health Paducah tries to eliminate the anxiety with soft...

Breast Cancer in Young Women

Most breast cancers are found in women 50 years of age or older, but breast cancer also affects young women. About 11 percent of...

Questions to Ask About Your Breast Cancer Diagnosis

A breast cancer diagnosis is alarming and stressful, no matter your situation. You and your family will have lots of questions and apprehension, and...

Alzheimer’s More Likely Than Breast Cancer in Women Over Age 65

Five million Americans age 65 and older are living with Alzheimer’s disease (3.2 million of them are women). In her 60s, a woman’s lifetime...

When Should You Start Annual Mammograms?

Most breast cancers are found in women 50 years of age or older, but breast cancer also affects young women. About 11 percent of...

5 Ways to Help Reduce The Chance of Breast Cancer

A breast cancer diagnosis is stressful and startling, no matter your situation. While you can’t change some risk factors such as genetics and aging,...

Life After Breast Cancer Treatment

The chemotherapy, radiation, surgery and other procedures used to treat your breast cancer are complete. It’s an accomplishment of which you and – your...

Breast Cancer Genes: How and Why to Get Tested

BRCA1 and BRCA2 are tumor suppressor genes that play a role in protecting from breast and ovarian cancer.  As a result, women who have...

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Colon Cancer Screenings & Tests are Saving Lives at Floyd

Learn about the colonoscopy procedure and colon cancer screening options from Baptist Health Floyd.
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Your Odds of Getting Type 2 Diabetes are 1 in 3

Type 2 diabetes is the most common form of diabetes. At least one out of three people will develop type 2 diabetes in their...

Fill Up on Frozen Fruits & Vegetables

During the winter months when many fruits and vegetables are out of season, you can head to the freezer section of your supermarket to...
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Steps to Lower Breast Cancer Risk

Enough with the theories about breast cancer. We’ve heard so many things through the years: Women deficient in vitamin D might have a higher...

Allergy Testing & Treatment

Primary care physician David Williams, MD, Baptist Health Corbin, discusses the importance of testing for allergies and the benefits of finding appropriate preventive treatments before...