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November 21, 2019 Drive for a Cause In The News Read Article

Car Dealerships Partner to Fight Breast Cancer

During the month of October, participating dealerships raised $19,325 to support breast health services and the fight against breast cancer at UPMC Susquehanna's Kathryn Candor Lundy Breast Health Center in Williamsport.

October 15, 2019 Breast Health Awareness Women Health & Wellness Read Article

Getting to Know Your Body Essential to Early Detection

One size fits all guidelines for breast cancer screenings are no longer the default as medical experts look to provide a personalized approach based on an individual’s risk factors. Nobody knows your body better than you.

September 24, 2019 Beyond the Mammogram Health & Wellness Read Article

Beyond the Mammogram: Finding Breast Cancer Early

Proper screening is important for detecting cancer early – when it is most likely to be curable. According to the American College of Radiology, mammography has helped reduce breast cancer deaths by nearly 40% since 1990.

July 2, 2019 Hiking with SOW In The News Read Article

Hike with Spirit of Women at the Mosquito Valley Reservoir

Heading off the beaten path to walk or run combines the physical activity with a meditative, mind-body experience. Join UPMC Susquehanna’s Spirit of Women to Take a Hike with Spirit on Thursday, July 25 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in South Williamsport.

April 29, 2019 Diagonal Texture In The News In celebration and support of the diagnostic and life-saving work of the… Read Article

Family Donates to Breast Health Center at UPMC Susquehanna

In celebration and support of the diagnostic and life-saving work of the Kathryn Candor Lundy Breast Health Center at UPMC Susquehanna, Fred and Arlene Stahl, of Williamsport, donated $100,000 to Susquehanna Health Foundation.

October 9, 2018 mammogram Health & Wellness Read Article

3D Mammogram is the Latest Innovation for Early Detection

If you have dense breast tissue, you may already know that additional diagnostic measures are recommended to thoroughly assess your breast healt

October 5, 2018 Diagonal Texture In The News Statistics say there is a 1 in 8 chance that a female will develop breast… Read Article

UPMC Susquehanna Partners with Regional Athletics Programs for Pink Outs

Statistics say there is a 1 in 8 chance that a female will develop breast cancer in her lifetime. In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, UPMC Susquehanna is not only going pink, but partnering with regional high school and college athletics prog

September 20, 2018 mammogram In The News Read Article

UPMC Susquehanna Promotes Breast Cancer Awareness with $55 Mammograms

In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness month, UPMC Susquehanna will offer $55 mammograms to women with limited or no insurance coverage and no prior history of breast disease.

August 1, 2018 Tahir In The News Read Article

UPMC Susquehanna Welcomes New Surgeon to Breast Health Center

UPMC Susquehanna welcomes Mohammad Tahir, MD, PhD

June 19, 2018 tomo In The News Read Article

UPMC Susquehanna Now Offers 3D Mammography in Wellsboro and Williamsport

UPMC Susquehanna Soldiers + Sailors, 32-36 Central Ave. in Wellsboro, now offers 3D mammography (Tomosynthesis) to enhance early detection and treatment of breast cancer, particularly in women with dense breast tissue.

November 16, 2017 firefighters In The News Read Article

Williamsport Firefighters Donate to UPMC Susquehanna’s Breast Health Center

Since 2014, local firefighters have donated more than $8,200 in support to UPMC Susquehanna’s Breast Health Center.

October 4, 2017 Breast Cancer Awareness In The News Read Article

UPMC Susquehanna Promotes Breast Cancer Awareness with Screenings, Events, and Light Displays

In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, UPMC Susquehanna is not only going pink, but offering a variety of educational events and screenings to raise breast cancer awareness in the region.