Researchers: Unnecessary Double Mastectomies Do Not Improve Chances Of Avoiding Recurring Breast CancerMore than a quarter million American women will be diagnosed with breast cancer this year. About 40,000 of them will die of the disease.
Study: Mammograms Do Not Improve Survival Rates In Middle-Aged WomenThe research suggests that mammograms are not any better at helping women beat the disease than self exams or routine physicals by a doctor.

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