NPR logo
The Mammogram Debate
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1138440/138440" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
The Mammogram Debate

The Mammogram Debate

The Mammogram Debate
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1138440/138440" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Federal health officials are reaffirming the importance of mammograms for women 40 and over. Danish research has raised questions about the value of the preventive exams for breast cancer. NPR's Joanne Silberner reports.

Related NPR Stories

Comments

 

Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.