Find out about the UK breast screening programme. It uses breast x-rays called mammograms to try to find breast cancer at a very early stage.
Screening aims to find breast cancers early, when they have the best chance of being cured.
A mammogram is an x-ray of your breasts. It can help to find breast cancer early as part of the UK breast screening programme.
This expert review looked at the benefits and possible harms of breast screening.
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