Over-reliance on mammograms sparks concern

Women need to be reminded to check their breasts between screening appointments, according to a British survey that shows most are overly reliant on mammograms.

Of the 1012 middle-aged women surveyed, 84% made the effort to have regular screenings, but one in seven said they never checked their breasts otherwise.

The results have prompted the British charity Breast Cancer Care to issue a warning to women that

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