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What Every Woman Needs to Know About Breast Cancer
Cancer specialists at the Washington Cancer Institute at MedStar Washington Hospital Center will host an informational symposium and panel discussion concerning breast cancer for patients, survivors and family members.

Two Women's Health Practices Receive Distinct Certification for Excellence in Patient Safety
Two women's wellness practices at MedStar Washington Hospital Center have been awarded the Safety Certification in Outpatient Practice Excellence (SCOPE) for Women's Health by the American Congress of Obstetrics and Gynecologists (ACOG).

A FREE Live Webcast “Pelvic Floor and More” on September 30
It’s a fact: one in three women older than 45 suffers from a pelvic floor disorder (PFD). Common causes of PFDs include pregnancy and childbirth, hormonal changes after menopause, obesity and conditions such as chronic cough, which can strain the pelvic floor.

New Data Shows High Rate of African-American Women Seeking Treatment for Advanced Breast Cancer
A recent assessment of data collected by cancer specialists at MedStar Washington Hospital Center found that a staggering number of African-American women seeking treatment have advanced breast cancer at rates that are almost double the national average.