Breast Cancer Screening

Why Thermography Machines Are Not Approved For Breast Cancer Screenings

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.28.2013 | Canada Living

OTTAWA - Health Canada is warning Canadians and their health-care providers that thermography machines are not approved for use in Canada for breast c...

Do You Know When To Start Getting Mammograms?

CP | Helen Branswell, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.02.2012 | Canada Living

TORONTO - A new poll suggests women in Ontario are unclear about the age at which they should start undergoing regular breast cancer screening.The pol...

Mammography Screening: It's Time to Accept the Evidence

Cornelia Baines | Posted 03.24.2012 | Canada Living
Cornelia Baines

In spite of evidence from many western countries, including the U.S., screening advocates persist in attributing observed mortality declines to screening, not to improved therapy. In fact, the evidence is strong that it is therapy, not screening, that accounts for the mortality decreases.

New Breast Cancer Guidelines Create Debate And Divide

CBC | Posted 01.21.2012 | Canada Living

Clinical breast exams are no longer routinely recommended for women at average risk of breast cancer, according to new Canadian guideline...