Mammogram may be most powerful tool in battle against breast cancer, but many experts disagree on when to get the screening test.

[KSTP TV & KMSP Fox 9, September 09, 2013] A mammogram may be the most powerful tool in the battle against breast cancer, but many experts disagree on when to get the screening test.

New study out of Harvard University says younger women can benefit from mammograms before the age of 50. Just a few years ago, a top national medical panel gave a conflicting recommendation.

Dr. Deborah Day and Dr. Lisa Schneider, both radiologists at the Piper Breast Center, part of Allina Health, were interviewed on the new findings. Watch the interviews below.

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