'MammoMarathon' Takes Novel Approach to Screening

Mammograms can be time-consuming, uncomfortable and difficult to schedule. But one hospital in Erie, Pa., is trying to change all that by making a mammogram appointment a fun event. The Breast Health Center at Hamot Medical Center is holding a MammoMarathon starting Friday morning. The center will perform mammograms around the clock for 24 hours. "Mammograms are the best screening tool that we have for breast cancer," says Dr. Carol Ann Lyons, a radiologist at Hamot. "And we're trying to...Full Story
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