Don't Skip the Mammogram

December 02, 2010

Most doctors believe the mammogram is the best way to catch cancer early, when it’s in the most curable stage. A recent study supports this practice. This new study looked at the breast cancer rate for ten years and found the associated death rate dropped almost 25 percent. Nearly half the drop is linked to mammograms! It’s recommended that all women over the age of 40 get a mammogram every one to two years. It doesn’t take much time and it’s a test that could actually save your life!

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