Reuters Health: Early screening may curb breast cancer deaths in childhood cancer survivors​

July 13, 2020

Reuters Health reports that survivors of childhood cancer previously treated with chest radiation are at high risk of dying from breast cancer, according to a study in the Annals of Internal Medicine by Jennifer M. Yeh, PhD, and Lisa Diller, MD, of Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s. The findings suggest that increasing the awareness of screening guidelines and ensuring access to screening can improve the long-term health of these survivors. Learn more from Reuters Health.