October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month- Get a Mammogram!

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Allan Malmed, MD, Medical Director of the Northwest Community Hospital Breast Center and Vice Chief of NCH Radiology and Christine Masonick,  Program Manager, NCH Breast Center chat about the importance of mammograms and breast cancer awareness.


A patient receives a mammogram at the Center for Breast Health at the NorthShore University HealthSystem Evanston Hospital in Evanston. (Heather Charles / Chicago Tribune)