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Breast cancer screening guidelines: Should you be screened by the NHS?

The Health Secretary has launched an independent review into what he called the “serious failure” of a computer system’s algorithm. The glitch means an estimated 450,000 women between the ages of 68 and 71 were not invited to NHS breast cancer screenings between 2009 and 2018 when they should have been. Mr Hunt told Parliament: “Our current best estimate which c… ...

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Increased quality of life for women with breast reductions

“Middle-aged women that undergo a breast reduction operation often regret not having done it sooner,” says PhD student and plastic surgeon Richard Lewin who will be holding his dissertation on the subject at Sahlgrenska Academy. Women with so-called breast hypertrophy, where the breasts are larger than normal, suffer more than just physical disorders such as backaches and problems with eczema ...

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Increased quality of life for women with breast reductions

“Middle-aged women that undergo a breast reduction operation often regret not having done it sooner,” says PhD student and plastic surgeon Richard Lewin who will be holding his dissertation on the subject at Sahlgrenska Academy. Women with so-called breast hypertrophy, where the breasts are larger than normal, suffer more than just physical disorders such as backaches and problems with eczema ...

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Increased quality of life for women with breast reductions

“Middle-aged women that undergo a breast reduction operation often regret not having done it sooner,” says PhD student and plastic surgeon Richard Lewin who will be holding his dissertation on the subject at Sahlgrenska Academy. Women with so-called breast hypertrophy, where the breasts are larger than normal, suffer more than just physical disorders such as backaches and problems with eczema ...

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