WASHINGTON – More women are learning their breasts are so dense that it’s more difficult for mammograms to spot cancer. But new research suggests automatically giving them an extra test isn’t necessarily the solution. 761 more words
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I had to make a routine trip to see my doctor today and it reminded me of a not-so-routine-trip 2 years ago.
I had scheduled a mammogram after finding a lump and was very apprehensive about the appointment. 535 more words
Dr. Gotzsche advises against mammograms, and he tells you exactly why. Please attend to his every word:
By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - For many women getting a mammogram is a stressful occasion because until the study is read and reported there is fear about what the results might say. 109 more words
(CBS) – When it comes to detecting breast cancer, doctors now have new ways to find tumors and save lives.
CBS 2’s Mary Kay Kleist checked out two of the latest technologies at the Radiological Society of North America’s annual meeting at McCormick Place. 334 more words