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Mammograms Still Can Save Your Life - Health Hub from Cleveland ...

Mammograms Still Can Save Your Life - Health Hub from Cleveland ... | mammograms | Scoop.it
A study that casts doubt on the usefulness of mammograms for long-term cancer survival may have grabbed headlines recently. But health experts still maintain that annual mammograms for women over age 40 will save lives.
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Mammograms are beneficial and still have the possibility to change your life despite what other reports may say

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Mammograms Lead To Breast Cancer

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Mammograms may not offer the life-saving benefits many women may hope for, new research suggests.

Via Susan Zager
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Mammograms may seem as if they are life saving but can also be harmful.

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Mammograms: A Savior or Death Trap? by Sylvia Anderson - Cancer - InsidersHealth.com

Think mammograms are your best line of defense against an early death from breast cancer? Consider the following:

 

Fact: The radiation emitted from mammograms can be 1000 times greater than regular chest X-rays ...


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The radiation from mammograms does make it even more possible for women to get breast cancer

 

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month and the Importance of Mammograms

Breast Cancer Awareness Month and the Importance of Mammograms | mammograms | Scoop.it

National Breast Cancer Awareness Month is the perfect time to educate yourself about mammograms for the early detection of breast cancer. Learn more about these important screenings here!


Via ViaRadiology
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In my opinion mammograms are very important because they can detect whether a person has breast cancer or not at an early stage

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Mammograms save lives, despite what flawed research reports ...

Mammograms save lives, despite what flawed research reports ... | mammograms | Scoop.it
Regular screening mammograms find cancers earlier and save lives. For many people, this is conventional wisdom, as well it should be; every credible scientific study supports screening. All, that is, except one, a poorly ...
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Early mammograms detect breast cancer

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Mammograms go 3D

Mammograms go 3D | mammograms | Scoop.it
Doctors are now able to spot breast cancer in women earlier, thanks to 3D mammograms. (Mammograms go 3D: A new technology offers better a chance of early detection of breast cancer.

Via Kalani Kirk Hausman
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Mammograms are important because they help women detect breast cancer at an early stage.

 

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1 million women ‘overdiagnosed’ with breast cancer due to mammograms, controversial study suggests

1 million women ‘overdiagnosed’ with breast cancer due to mammograms, controversial study suggests | mammograms | Scoop.it
Researchers estimated Wednesday that mammograms caused more than 1 million American women over the past three decades to be diagnosed with early-stage breast cancers that would not have proved fatal if left undetected and untreated -- a...

Via Informed Medical Decisions Foundation
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I feel that mammograms are something that is controversial because they sometimes cause women to cause breast cancer while checking if they have breast cancer.

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