The news in the UK yesterday was all about a report suggesting that breast cancer is over diagnosed, but on balance screening is still worth doing.
The full news story is here.
For what it’s worth, I think it’s always worth knowing, providing that we remember that:
- no-one can be sure of anything where cancer is concerned. [...]
As you will well know if you’ve known more for more than five minutes, maybe six – my attention to detail is not brilliant. I’m often roughly in the right ballpark: my train yesterday morning was leaving at elevenish from Newcastle or Alnmouth, if that cake doesn’t look right a couple of glugs of milk [...]
I posted this first in February 2011. I think this is probably a good time to repost: there are new people here all the time. Be well, Bah! friends.
Last week at the hospital really reinforced for me just how scary the diagnosis stage of breast cancer is – even if the lump turns out to [...]