Early detection saves lives. If found early, nearly all breast and cervical cancers can be treated successfully. Your body matters.
What's a chick check?
A chick check symbolizes getting screened for breast and cervical cancer.
How often should you get a mammogram?
According to the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, biennial screening mammography is recommended for women between the ages of 40 and 74.
How often should you get screened for cervical cancer?
The USPSTF recommends screening for cervical cancer in women age 21 to 65 years with cytology (Pap smear) every 3 years or, for women age 30 to 65 years who want to lengthen the screening interval, screening with a combination of cytology and human papillomavirus (HPV) testing every 5 years.
Be sure to always check with your doctor to see what screening is right for you.