Mammograms

A woman gets a mammogram (file/credit: D. Clarke Evans/NBAE via Getty Images)

Long-Term Study From Harvard Finds Benefits Of Mammograms May Be Overstated

One of the largest reviews to date finds that mammograms do save lives, but not as many as people believe. That benefit comes with some risks of its own, the study found.

04/01/2014

Mammogram Sign (credit: CBS 2)

NJ Law Aims To Raise Awareness Of ‘Breast Density’ Issue For Women Undergoing Mammograms

It may not be widely known but breast density can make it more difficult for mammograms to detect breast cancer.

03/03/2014

Mammogram Sign (credit: CBS 2)

Study: Mammograms Do Not Improve Survival Rates In Middle-Aged Women

The research suggests that mammograms are not any better at helping women beat the disease than self exams or routine physicals by a doctor.

02/12/2014

Mammogram (credit: Rye Radiology)

Great Strides Being Made With 3D Mammography In Rye Brook

There aren’t many of the new 3D digital mammography machines around yet, but Rye Radiology in Rye Brook has one.

10/09/2012

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New Study Questions Benefits Of Mammograms

A new study suggests the benefits of getting a mammogram may be more modest than previously estimated.

09/23/2010