BETHESDA, Md., Oct. 1 (UPI) -- Women who receive intense instruction in breast self-examination are just as likely to die of breast cancer as women who have receive no instruction, concludes a 10-year study of a quarter-million women in China.
TORONTO, Sept. 2 (UPI) -- A Canadian study released Monday said annual mammograms for women in their 40s did not reduce breast cancer deaths but other experts criticized how the research was conducted and downplayed the results.
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