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Why is it irresponsible to offer women incentives to take mammograms?

I have just read a tweet about incentives being offered to women to take Mammograms in the US.  These “mammogram parties” will offer incentives such as chocolate fondue, massages and beauty consultations, wine, cheese, roses and weekend spa-getaway packages.  It’s caused quite an uproar apparently with the media claiming that it downplays the seriousness of mammograms. I disagree, this is

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