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Exclamation How Annual Mammograms Are Accelerating the Cancer Epidemic

Warnings of annual mammograms, another thing I stopped doing years ago...http://www.greenmedinfo.com/blog/how...pidemic-cancer

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While a growing body of research now suggests that x-ray mammography is causing more harm than good in the millions of women who subject themselves to breast screenings, annually, without knowledge of their true health risks, the primary focus has been on the harms associated with over-diagnosis and over-treatment, and not the radiobiological dangers of the procedure itself.



In 2006, a paper published in the British Journal of Radiobiology, titled "Enhanced biological effectiveness of low energy X-rays and implications for the UK breast screening programme," revealed the type of radiation used in x-ray-based breast screenings is much more carcinogenic than previously believed:
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