Better Breast Exam15 years, 9 months ago
Posted on Aug 11, 2004, 2 p.m.
By Bill Freeman
Research shows a thorough breast exam takes five to ten minutes and more than eighty percent of all cancerous lumps are found by women themselves. The problem is many women don't know how to perform an effective self-exam and many doctors aren't as thorough as they should be. The proper technique can make all the difference.