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Is your mammogram a good idea? According to USA Today, you may end up having unnecessary treatment and stress from the test.

Is your mammogram a good idea?   According to USA Today, you may end up having unnecessary treatment and stress from the test. Mammograms are supposed to save lives and sometimes they can.   Unfortunately, more often than not, it is being shown that the test itself cannot differentiate between certain tumors or growths and a normal process of aging. Just the word cancer makes people crazy to begin with, especially if it is suggested that you have the disease.   Some tumors are slow growing and left alone, are not harmful however, when you do a biopsy or break them open, something Read More »