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News - September 16, 2011

Breast cancer bill passes Legislature

by Sue Dremann

A new breast cancer detection bill authored by State Sen. Joe Simitian, D-Palo Alto, passed the California Legislature Monday, Sept. 12, requiring medical professionals to inform their patients that dense breast tissue could mask cancer when they have a mammogram.

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