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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...

    ABC News' Amy Robach offers update on her health

    ABC News' Amy Robach offers update on her health
    ABC News' Amy Robach, who discovered she had breast cancer after undergoing what she thought was a routine mammogram for a piece she was filming for "Good Morning America," said she is on the mend and plans to return to work in a couple of weeks. On...

    Amy Robach: 'GMA' anchor found breast cancer via on-air mammogram

    Amy Robach: 'GMA' anchor found breast cancer via on-air mammogram
    Amy Robach may owe her life to a health segment on "Good Morning America." The 40-year-old newswoman, an anchor for ABC's morning show, discovered she has breast cancer after having what she thought was a routine mammogram for an October piece on the...