Breast Cancer Screening Benefits

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Nice job, Courtney! I would like to add that despite the guidelines, I would rather have a patient make a decision if they want to be screened or not. I do understand that screening is costly, but my feelings are that it is better to be safe than sorry. I believe that every person is different and have different genes and predispositions to diseases, so it is hard to make everyone to follow the recommendations/guidelines. I would like to paraphrase several sentences from the article Breast Cancer Screening Benefits: Research and Controversies (Odle, 2016), where the author stated following:
• Women should receive more information about benefits and harm of screening to support informed decision making about breast cancer screening
• Patients
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