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Mammograms-who, when, and why

Mammograms-who, when, and why

breast cancer screening reminder-who needs it and when #BreastCancerAwarenessMonth

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When should a woman have a mammogram?

You may have heard that the American Cancer Society (ACS) has published new guidelines on breast cancer screening. The last guidelines are 12 years old so it is time for an update based on current understanding of the value versus the risk of breast cancer screening. According to the report published in JAMA, screening mammograms … Continue reading When should a woman have a mammogram?