mammograms

File photo of a woman getting a mammogram. (credit: MYCHELE DANIAU/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Annual Mammograms Do Not Lower Risk Of Dying Of Breast Cancer

A Canadian study that many experts say has major flaws has revived debate about the value of mammograms.

02/13/2014

File photo of a woman getting a mammogram. (credit: D. Clarke Evans/NBAE via Getty Images)

Study: Mammograms Might Raise Chances Of Women Developing Breast Cancer

Mammograms aimed at finding breast cancer might actually raise the chances of developing it in young women whose genes put them at higher risk for the disease, a study by leading European cancer agencies suggests.

09/08/2012

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