New Study Reports Earlier Mammograms Reduce Number of Breast Cancer Deaths
A new study published in Cancer reports annual mammograms that begin once a woman is 40 will prevent the most deaths due to breast cancer. This study reports annual screenings could reduce the number of breast cancer deaths for women between the ages of 40 - 80 by 40 percent, as compared to the previous findings of a reduction of 23 - 31 percent.
The new findings shows a dramatic a of deaths due to breast cancer based on current screening recommendations.
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