Female Health: Breast Awareness
When you are age 50 you will be offered Breast Screening appointments every 3 years.
Below are the changes you should look out for
These pictures have been taken from a great website about women’s health called The Pink Ribbon Foundation.
What to do if you find something NEW
If you are checking yourself and you find something that wasn’t there before, arrange to see a doctor.
Ask a Pratice Nurse
If you need extra support to prepare for a breast screening appointment, you can contact The Learning Disability Community Nurse Team on Telephone: 08451558077
Breast pictures from Pictures from Pink Ribbon Foundation. Other information produced by FAIR in association with Community Nurses for People with Learning Disabilities, Lothian Primary Care NHS Trust.