Archive for November 16th, 2009

Important Information for Women in the Las Vegas Real Estate Industry

Monday, November 16th, 2009

The majority of the agents on the Michelle Sterling Team are women, and a large cross section of Realtors in Southern Nevada are women as well. For that reason, I would like to draw attention to an important announcement today from the US Preventive Services Task Force. The matter at hand is breast cancer screening.

These important new cancer screening guidelines serve as a microcosm for the larger issues surrounding the health care debate. In particular, they strike at the heart of the vital questions surrounding quantity of care vs quality of care.

From the New York Times …

Most women should start regular breast cancer screening at age 50, not 40, according to new guidelines released Monday by an influential group that provides guidance to doctors, insurance companies and policy makers.

Click this link to read the entire article