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At What Age Should A Woman Start Going for Breast Cancer Examinations?

Did you know that it's important for women to get breast cancer examinations regularly? This is done by medical professionals to check for any unusual changes or swellings that may indicate cancer.

In this article, based on information from Mayo Clinic, we will look at when women should start going for breast cancer examinations. So sit tight and enjoy while learning something new.

When is the Appropriate Time for a Woman to Start Going for Breast Cancer Examinations?

According to healthline Experts recommend that women should start getting breast cancer examinations when they turn 40 years old and above. Although it can be done earlier, it is essential to begin this examination once you reach 40 years old because the risk of cancer increases as women age and have some of the malignant cells.

Once you hit 40 years old, it is necessary to go for mammograms regularly to check if there are any abnormalities in your breasts and to prevent future risks of malignancy. This is a crucial step and the cost of the tests is affordable in many countries, especially when compared to the benefits of living a healthy life.

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