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Monthly Archives: January 2015

It’s Cold! Posted on Jan 8

Cold air has arrived and it will be here for a while. You can find information on winter heating, regulations, and heating assistance here. A variety of helpful tips for coping with the extreme cold can be found on the Massachusetts state website. Be prepared   …Continue Reading It’s Cold!

Breast Cancer Early Detection Law Posted on Jan 4

MGL c.111, s.5Q was amended effective September 24, 2014. This new law states that every provider of mammography services shall, if a patient’s mammogram reveals dense breast tissue, as determined by the interpreting physician based on standards promulgated by the American College of Radiology, provide written notification to   …Continue Reading Breast Cancer Early Detection Law