“We are encouraging cultivation of tobacco that causes various types of cancer. At the other end, we are ignoring the medicinal properties of a plant that can help cancer patients.”
The value of regular screenings for breast cancer has been debated recently, with one study finding that regular mammograms do not offer an effective screen against breast cancer.
When Angelina Jolie announced in a New York Times op-ed that she had secretly undergone a double mastectomy, the Academy Award-winning actress and humanitarian sparked a debate on a topic that affects millions of women around the world.
Jolie had been