Articles for topic: breast cancer
Are you on the Pill or Coil for menopause symptoms? Users of hormonal contraceptives had a 52% greater risk of having breast cancer according to a recent study from Finland.
Your diet can definitely make a difference to your health. Foods that can bring protection from breast cancer, osteoporosis and heart disease definitely need paying attention to.
There are some straightforward everyday steps that can help reduce breast reduce risk.
If you want a more in-depth look at why bioidentical hormones are safe for use with cancer, then here is some of the available research.
We are all so much more conscious of how much influence a good diet has on our health, and particularly when it comes to breast cancer.
There are many different types of HRT but combination types, where there is both oestrogen and a synthetic progestin, can increase breast cancer risk.
You may know how helpful progesterone is for your hot flushes, or mood swings, but do you also know what else it helps you with?
It is a regular part of most women’s routine to check their breasts for lumps or anything out of the ordinary at least once a month. The faster you identify a problem, the better your chance of successful treatment.
Guidelines on long term HRT use confirm increased health risks particularly for cancer, heart attack and strokes. Bioidentical hormones have no such risk and are effective for menopausal symptoms.
October is breast cancer awareness month, so time to check on what you can do to help prevent it and help to deal with it when diagnosed.