Yearly Mammograms Undergo Scrutiny

Screening tests for early detection of cancer have undergone a lot of scrutiny lately. Just a few weeks ago the American Cancer Society (ACS) issued a press release reminding us that the Cancer Society may have overstated the benefits of screening and underemphasized the potential harm when it came to testing for early breast and prostate cancer. The ACS went on to discuss the limitations of screening women for early breast cancer with mammograms and screening men for prostate cancer with the...Full Story
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