American Cancer Society Abandons ‘One Size Fits All’ Advice on Mammograms

After a thorough review of the benefits and limitations of mammograms, the nation’s top cancer-fighting organization is advising women that they can wait until they are 45 years old to start using the tests to screen for breast cancer. New guidelines from the American Cancer Society also assure women that they can have fewer mammograms over the […]

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U.S. Breast Cancer Cases to Increase 50 Percent by 2030: NCI Report

The number of breast cancer cases in the U.S. will be 50 percent higher in 2030 than it was in 2011, with an estimated 441,000 cases in 15 years, according to new research by the National Cancer Institute (NCI). The research, presented this week at the American Association for Cancer Research annual meeting, shows a […]

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