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Mammograms distract us from the need for societal
commitment to true prevention.
excerpt from Chapter Five of Breast Cancer? Breast Health!
by Susun Weed
Available at www.wisewomanbookshop.com
Many of the cancers found by mammographic screening are in situ cancers.
Women with in situ cancers rarely die from them. With or without early
detection and treatment, 93 percent survive more than five years. When
in situ breast cancers are found by mammogram, treated, and added to
the statistical base, breast cancer cure rates and longevity statistics
improve. No wonder mammography is praised. It has done what decades
of research into cures for breast cancer have failed to do: make it
appear that there is some progress in stemming the tide of breast cancer.
But finding and treating an ever-increasing number of breast cancers
isn't real progress; commiting to reducing chemical and radioactive