Do You Need One? Making Sense of the New Mammogram Guidelines

People often ask me why I had a mammogram when I was just 34. Back in 1998, many doctors were advising women to have their baseline done by age 35, although it more commonly was done closer to 40. I'm fortunate that I listened to my doctor's advice, since my very first mammogram detected a cancer that might have gone undetected had I waited. ...more

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My Mammogram Story

by Shelley Singer...more

The Folly of Limited Screening for Breast Cancer

by the Medical Advisory Board of Women's Voices For Change...more