Breast Cancer: A Blood Test

Breast Cancer:  A Blood Test

Among the seven billion people on planet Earth, one-half million die prematurely every year because of breast cancer. It is one of the most common cancers to affect women and in 2008 almost 1.4 million women were diagnosed. At the current rate of growth, one prediction has this number climbing another 50 percent – to […]

Breast Cancer Detection Now More Accurate With 3D Mammography Test

Breast Cancer Detection Now More Accurate With 3D Mammography Test

The ability to detect breast cancer is now more accurate with three-dimensional mammography tests. A new scientific study published by The Journal of the American Medical Association says that the 3D tests, also called tomosynthesis, are more effective at detecting breast cancer than normal mammograms, and also create false alarms less often. The false alarms […]

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