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Breast Cancer Sisters: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, two sisters take very different approaches to breast cancer. To listen, click the link below. Breast Cancer Sisters

Created by Joel Streed

Cancer Prevention Chat, Thursday Feb. 27th, 1 to 2 p.m. EST

Cancer Prevention Chat, Thursday Feb. 27th, 1 to 2 p.m. EST

The number of new cancer cases can be reduced, and many cancer deaths can be prevented, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Join @Newshour (PBS NewsHour)    with @MayoClinic and @AACR (American Association for Cancer Research) to talk about cancer prevention. #newshourchats  Feb. 27, from 1 to 2 p.m. [...]

Created by Dennis Douda

Canadian Study: Screening Mammograms Do Not Cut Breast Cancer Deaths

Canadian Study: Screening Mammograms Do Not Cut Breast Cancer Deaths

A study published today in the journal BMJ says annual screening mammograms in women aged 40-59 do not reduce deaths from breast cancer any better than a physical examination or usual care. Sandhya Pruthi, M.D., a consultant in the breast clinic at Mayo Clinic Cancer Center says one limitation of the [...]

Created by Joe Dangor

Dr. Pruthi Mammogram Study - Still Controversial (:82)

Dr. Pruthi explains that this is just one study among many and there are views on both sides of the aisle.

Created by Joel Streed

Dr. Pruthi Mammogram Study - Screening Recommendations (:32)

Dr. Pruthi outlines current screening recommendations.

Created by Joel Streed

Dr. Pruthi Mammogram Study - Family History (:11)

Dr. Pruthi says there is good evidence that mammograms are helpful for those with a family history of breast cancer.

Created by Joel Streed

Dr. Pruthi Mammogram Study - Don't Cancel Your Appt. (:25)

Dr. Pruthi says don't cancel your mammorgram appointment just because of this study.

Created by Joel Streed

Dr. Pruthi Mammogram Study - Risk and Benefits (:50)

Dr. Pruthi says there are always risks and benefits, even with screenings and that it needs to be an individualized decision between a patient and physician.

Created by Joel Streed

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