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Mammograms Can Be More Stressful Than Cancer

Stresses Over Mammography Plague Breast Cancer Survivors

Taking the Stress Out of Mammograms continued...

"Try to validate her feelings and tell her that most women feel the way she does," Parker tells WebMD. "It's just something to get through, and she'll have that peace of mind on the other side of it."

For fact sheets and other information on what to expect from a mammogram and other breast cancer issues, contact the toll-free helpline at the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation at (800) I'M AWARE or the Y-ME hotline at (800) 221-2141.

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