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Mammogram Risks

The Truth About Mammograms (And Whether You Should Get One)

Posted 04.13.2015 | OWN

Why some women are turning down this potentially lifesaving test. By Laura Beil Caroline Rhoads, 53, has never had a mammogram. When she...

Catherine Pearson

Susan G. Komen Accused Of 'Overselling' Mammograms | Catherine Pearson | Posted 08.03.2012 | Women

Susan G. Komen For The Cure has misled women about the benefits of mammography, two Dartmouth professors charge in an op-ed published in the British M...

Breast Cancer Unawareness Month: Rethinking Mammograms

Samuel S. Epstein | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Samuel S. Epstein

The American Cancer Society remains strongly linked with the mammography industry, while ignoring or criticizing the value of breast self-examination.

Mammograms Before 50: Is It Worth It?

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

The definitive solution to the dilemma of a toss-up is, of course, a third choice. In this case, that would be better screening that does not involve radiation.