Insulin Resistance, Body Fat, and Breast Cancer

Two of the most prominent factors linked to breast cancer in women are insulin resistance and excess adipose tissue, also known as body fat. What is Insulin Resistance? Insulin is a hormone created in the pancreas that regulates blood sugar (glucose) levels in your body. It controls the amount of energy you put in and […]

Five Keys to Success for Women Runners

RLAM Running Success

Brought to you by Connecticut Breast Imaging Running is an excellent way to stay healthy and active, control your weight and keep your body strong. However, avoiding injury is crucial. Connecticut Breast Imaging suggests reviewing these five key areas to help you stay safe and injury-free when running. Hydration Hydration is a key, and often […]

The Benefits of Green Tea for Breast Cancer Patients


Connecticut Breast Imaging is dedicated to caring for each patient throughout a cancer journey, from initial testing and diagnosis through treatment and recovery. A healthy diet and consumption of foods that may boost their immune system and overall health is a crucial part of the journey. We like to share information, such as this article […]

How to Perform a Self-Breast Exam


A breast self examination (BSE) is a self-screening method that allows you to check for breast lumps from the comfort of your home. As the one who knows your own body best, you can be your own best advocate for good breast health. A self-breast examination can help screen and check for: Abnormalities including masses or […]