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Controversial Breast Cancer Screening Does Save Lives
2012-09-07 12:12:34

Bald is beautiful. Just ask country music sensation, Kellie Pickler, who recently shaved her head in solidarity for a friend who was to undergo chemotherapy for breast cancer.

Debate On Dense Breasts And Mammograms Rekindled
2012-08-22 05:46:05

Based on a new study, the discussion on whether the density of breasts can affect the image resolution of mammograms has been rekindled.

2012-08-21 12:34:44

The risk of dying from breast cancer was not related to high mammographic breast density in breast cancer patients.

Doctors Criticize Breast Cancer Charity For Misleading Women
2012-08-03 10:27:37

In a paper published in the British Medical Journal, Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice accuses Susan G. Komen for the Cure of overstating the benefits of mammography and ignoring the risks involved with the procedure.

Decrease In US Mammograms Following Task Force Proposal
2012-06-27 08:51:11

There is a mantra in medicine that the best form of treatment is prevention. Prevention can be helpful, but it can be harmful as well.


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swell-mobsman
  • A member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.
Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.