10329196_700772726652454_1671106223698421405_n A lot of folks talk about double mastectomies... but are they a good idea?
Double mastectomy often misused in breast cancer

Women diagnosed with cancer in one breast often face a difficult decision of whether to surgically remove both, and a study Wednesday found double mastectomies may be performed too often.

The surgery does not increase survival in most women, and is typically recommended for about 10 percent of women considered at high risk for breast cancer.

Some 69 percent of women who underwent surgery to remove a healthy breast did not have major family or genetic risk factors,

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