Staying Ahead of Colon Cancer

Let’s take a quiz. Are you an adult over the age of 50? If so, have you had a colonoscopy in the last 10 years? If the answer is no, it’s time to schedule one. Although Colon Cancer Awareness Month is coming to an end, preventive screenings should be top of mind all year long. […]

Breast Cancer Awareness Month in the Triad

Breast cancer touches lives every day. With a diagnosis rate of one in eight women, the likelihood of knowing someone who has been affected by breast cancer or will be affected in the future is too high. Fortunately, there are excellent resources in the Triad for support and education during Breast Cancer Awareness Month and […]

New Procedure: Radioactive Seed Localization

The Breast Center of Greensboro Imaging is excited to offer Radioactive Seed Localization to our patients. It may sound confusing, so we’re here to explain this new advanced procedure. Radioactive seed localization or RSL is a new technology that allows our specialists to precisely target small breast cancers for surgical removal. This innovative procedure is […]

Mark Your Calendar for Pink in the Park 2015

We’re gearing up for our 9th Annual Pink in the Park! Please mark your calendar for Thursday, October 1 from 10:30 AM. to 1:30 PM. We will be kicking off Breast Cancer Awareness Month at Center City Park in downtown Greensboro as we honor, remember and celebrate those who have been impacted by breast cancer. […]

Fun Ways to Stay Active This Summer

During the summer, it’s easy to forego your regular gym routine for the many distractions that warm weather brings along. Fortunately, you don’t have to hit the gym every day to stay in shape. Summertime is the perfect opportunity to take advantage of the fun activities available outdoors, either on vacation or at home. Whether […]

Imaging Safe Enough for Tiny Bodies

Magnetic Resonance Imaging, or MRI, is a gentle, radiation-free way to examine children and adults for tumors, diseases, heart problems and more. This non-invasive procedure uses magnetic fields and radio waves, making it a safe way to evaluate most parts of the body. MRIs do not usually require special physical preparation. However, if a little […]

Men’s Health Is Not Just a Man’s Issue

June is Men’s Health Month, an opportunity for the men in our lives to make their overall health and wellbeing a top priority, learn about preventable health issues and realize the importance of early detection and treatment of disease. Men’s health is an issue that affects more than the male population alone. “Recognizing and preventing […]

Think Pink All Year Long

The pink ribbon is a widely known symbol of awareness and support of women in all stages of their journey with breast cancer. With a diagnosis rate as high as 1 in every 8 women, breast cancer touches lives every day, both of those diagnosed as well as the lives of friends and family members. Whether you or a loved one is undergoing treatment, celebrating remission or remembering the life of another, a pink ribbon shows undeniable support for the cause. We have been adding ribbons to our ribbon wall at Pink in the Park to honor and remember those who have been affected by breast cancer since the event was first held in 2007, and the wall continues to grow each year.

Hello, Spring, Where’s My Sunscreen?

With May comes beautiful warm weather that makes spending time outdoors enjoyable. There is a hint of summer on the horizon, excitement over Memorial Day plans and delight in breaking out shorts and skirts. However, while partaking in outdoor activities and getting your fix of Vitamin D from the sun’s rays, it is essential to […]

Our Image of Imaging

As the Triad’s premier provider of outpatient diagnostic imaging, Greensboro Imaging is committed to educating local residents about their health and the role imaging plays. Most people strongly believe medical imaging allows for more accurate treatment decisions. However, many people are unclear about when and why they need imaging, and there are misperceptions about who […]