Emily Swanson | November 19, 2009
11/18/09; 800 adults, 3% margin of error
Mode: Automated phone
New guidelines on breast cancer screening recommend women begin to be screened at age 50, instead of age 40, which was the previous recommendation. Do you think the new guidelines are a good idea?
18% Good idea, 76% Bad idea
Do you think the new recommendations are based more on medicine? Or more on money?
12% Medicine, 77% Money
Among women 35+ who have had mammograms:
Will this affect how often you get future mammograms?
33% Yes, 65% No
Among women 35+ who have not had mammograms:
Will this affect when you go for your first mammogram?
41% Yes, 48% No