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Breast exam

There has not been any breast cancer in my family that I know of. So at what age do I need to start having exams?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 1:24 PM on Sep. 28, 2012 in Health

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  • Talk to your Dr., but I started having mamograms at 30. We do have BC in our family tho. You should do your own breast exams every month no matter what age you are.
    mrsmom110

    Answer by mrsmom110 at 1:27 PM on Sep. 28, 2012

  • 40, i'd say..but then again, it was free with DH's insurance, so i did it.
    dullscissors

    Answer by dullscissors at 1:28 PM on Sep. 28, 2012

  • You should do self exams at least once a month and have your mamm at 40.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:36 PM on Sep. 28, 2012

  • Here the exam is totally paid by social security from 40 y/o and every two years.
    ajc03

    Answer by ajc03 at 3:01 PM on Sep. 28, 2012

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