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Breast reconstruction may have benefits

July 7, 2008 6:15:16 AM PDT
There's word now that breast reconstruction after cancer surgery can have lasting benefits for women.Experts at the University of Michigan Medical Center studied nearly 200 breast reconstruction patients.

The study showed immediately after the surgery, women reported improvements in energy, less anxiety and the ability to work and enjoy social activities.

Those gains were still apparent two years later.


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