Breast Cancer Researchers recommend Early Mammograms for Better Prognosis

December 4, 2014 12:52 PM

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Early detection of Breast Cancer is one factor which can greatly increase the chances of treating the disease successfully. However, there are differing opinions about when a woman should start going for routine mammograms. A new study gives credence to the assumption that earlier may be better.

USPSTF or the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, which is a state funded panel which gives advice for health screening based upon the latest research had in 2009, revised the breast cancer screening procedure. It recommends women start breast cancer screening at the age of 50 instead of 40 years. ...

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