Federal Panel Further Relaxes Mammogram Standards

A federal panel that has relaxed cancer screening guidelines for breast, prostate and several other tumors has issued new guidelines ditching annual mammograms for many women. ¬†What do you think? My take, as a reporter covering this issue for 30 years: More confusion. Federal government even postponed when these GUIDELINES take effect, to be sure insurance committees don’t reduce coverage.

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/to-your-health/wp/2016/01/11/when-should-women-get-mammograms-congress-and-some-key-experts-disagree/?postshare=1641452559036265&tid=ss_fb

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