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...

Full-Service Breast Cancer Center in Corbin

The Breast Cancer Center at Baptist Health is a full-service breast center offering mammogram screenings, diagnostics, treatments, and more. We believe one of the most important things a woman can do is put her health first: an early diagnosis is the best way to start. Learn more about our proactive initiatives.

Screening for Breast Cancer in Lexington

Baptist Health recommends getting your first mammogram screening by age forty. Learn more about how to take action and schedule a breast exam with us.

Patient Story: Amanda’s Battle Against Breast Cancer

Amanda Henson and her husband could never have imagined that life would throw them an unexpected curveball. During a self-exam one evening, Amanda felt...

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...

Mammograms: Know When to Go

Major medical organizations debate the exact age, but Angela Moore, MD, doesn’t share the confusion. The medical director of Baptist Health Breast Imaging in Lexington...

Genetic Testing for Breast Cancer Prevention

Learn who should get genetic testing for breast cancer and how genetic testing is important in breast cancer prevention.

Breast Pain & Lumps: What You Need to Know

Your monthly breast self-exam reveals a lump and some breast pain. What do you do? The answer - try to remain calm and remember...

When to Start Mammograms

Start annual mammograms at 40, right? Well....it depends on who is answering the question. The American Cancer Society and a federal task force recently changed...

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Upper GI Test Procedures: Barium Swallow vs. Endoscopy

Two procedures used to examine the digestive tract are a barium swallow and an endoscopy. While they are related in their goal of helping...

Skin Tag Questions Answered

Skin tags can be alarming and unsightly. Many people with skin tags erroneously believe they may be something more serious — such as warts...

How Much Sleep Do You Need?

The Importance of Getting Enough Sleep Sleep is more than just a period of physical and mental “downtime.” Getting restful sleep and enough of it...
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Putting the Family in Family Medicine in Corbin, Kentucky

Baptist Health specialists in family medicine provide resources on acute and chronic conditions. Learn about family medicine and primary care from Baptist Health Corbin.
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The Many Health Benefits of Bone Broth

Bone broth is a nutrient-rich liquid made by boiling animal bones and connective tissue. Typically made from chicken, beef or fish, it can be...