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Week of October 27, 2014
If you are 50 to 74 years old, CDC recommends a screening mammogram every two years. Other than skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common cancer among American women. Getting mammograms regularly can lower the risk of dying from breast cancer. Get more information.
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