Tag : breast cancer
When doctors become patients Subscription
Dr Shaba Nabi
No more 'pinkwashing': the Marmot review is in. Breast screening has now been officially recognised in the UK to be a mixed bag, with the potential for benefit but also the risk of harm through overdiagnosis and overtreatment.
Shining a light on self-test kits Subscription
A big, pink ‘Breastlight’ is one of a number of private tests being marketed to an unsuspecting public, warns Margaret McCartney
Let’s not accept over-diagnosis Subscription
It simply isn’t ethical to continue to ignore the hazards of breast screening, says Margaret McCartney