E E Marriott replied to the topic Taking part in breast screening can help other women in the forum Wommen network 3 years, 1 month ago
I very much agree with everything so far. One other factor I would like to add into the mix here though is mammographer attitude.
We would all like to think that we are effective at promoting a welcoming environment to the screening population, however if we are managing to put first time attendees off due to pain, are we really going far enough…[Read more]
I definitely find that ladies do tend to suffer with this type of thing for too long, sadly often enough to end up with the skin torn and bleeding or worse still infected. Sometimes however a little bit of reassurance that there are creams available to clear it up is enough to prompt women into speaking to their pharmacist or practice…[Read more]