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  • Cancer screening expert to radiologists: Stop lying about mammograms

    Cancer screening expert to radiologists: Stop lying about mammograms
    When it comes to using mammograms as a tool to screen women for breast cancer, how do you define success? At a minimum, you’d want to know that women who get mammograms are less likely to die of breast cancer than women who didn’t get the tests.
  • Letters: Mammograms, yes or no?

    Re "More doubt cast on breast X-rays," Feb. 12 There is more reason for early detection of breast cancer than simply decreasing mortality. There is a very important quality-of-life issue. Early detection often decreases the need for a physically...

    Mammogram screenings don't reduce cancer death rates, study finds

    Mammogram screenings don't reduce cancer death rates, study finds
    Yearly mammography screenings for women ages 40 to 59 do not reduce breast cancer deaths, even though they make a diagnosis of illness more likely, according to a long-term study of nearly 90,000 Canadian women. The research, published Tuesday in the...

    A Custom Fit

    A Custom Fit
    Personalized and individualized approaches to care have been key points of progress and innovation in the field of breast oncology. Dr. Lisa Guerra explained that the focus of breast cancer treatment has evolved into specific approaches tailored to each...

    Amy Robach says on-air mammogram saved her, says 'spread the word'

    Amy Robach says on-air mammogram saved her, says 'spread the word'
    ABC News reporter Amy Robach announced Monday that she has breast cancer — and that she learned about the disease only after her ABC colleagues persuaded her to have a mammogram on “Good Morning America” as part of Breast Cancer...