A mammogram is frequently used as a means of early breast cancer detection.
The process involves squashing a breast and using radiation to look into the breast tissue – the exact kind of radiation that causes the cancer in the first place!
Doesn’t quite make sense, does it?
There are alternatives to mammograms that are far safer for your body.
It’s also important to do everything you can to live a healthy lifestyle and avoid getting cancer in the first place.
As Hippocrates once said, “First, do no harm”.
So should you get a mammogram or not? Watch this weeks video to learn more about it.