Personalize Your MammogramThe Breast Cancer Site
By Kathleen Blanchard RN for eMaxHealth.com
Researchers now suggest the frequency of mammograms should be personalized. The recommendation comes amidst controversy about annual screening versus every two years and at what age breast cancer screening should be started and stopped.
According to a new study, it may make sense to consider several factors, including a woman’s feelings, when deciding mammogram frequency.