screening letters were sent out by Screening Programs in 2016.

Have you heard about the travelling breast cancer screening service called Screen Test?

Alberta Health Services – Screen Test offers screening mammograms at two fixed locations – one in Edmonton and one in Calgary, as well on two mobile breast cancer screening trailers that travel to about 100 communities throughout rural Alberta. To find a...

Thursday, October 1, 2015

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Do you need a screening mammogram?

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Wondering how you should prepare for your Pap test? Click here to find out.

Follow the instructions below to help you prepare for your Pap test Try to make your appointment for a day when you won't have your period (but if you have any abnormal bleeding, make an appointment with your healthcare provide...

Monday, May 4, 2015

Did you know that breast cancer screening has both risks and benefits? Find out more here.

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Mammography is Still the Best Way to Detect Breast Cancer Early

The Alberta Breast Cancer Screening Program is based on best evidence.  After reviewing the recently published findings of a major Canadian study on screening mammography alongside the full volume...

Monday, March 31, 2014

What to Expect at Your Pap Test Appointment

Have you been wondering what it’s like to have a Pap test? Take a look at this A Pap test is used for cervical cancer screening. It's a very quick test done right in your healthcare provider's office or at a clinic. A sample of cells is taken from your c...

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Did you know that we have free printed resources for healthcare professionals?

We have several cancer screening resources that are available to order for free.  Help spread the word about the importance of cancer screening by ordering one of our posters to put...

Monday, October 28, 2013

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