Are bioidentical hormones safe for breast cancer survivors?

Answer On One Hand: There are Risk FactorsAccording to Ruth Oratz, M.D., F.A.C.P, women who take bioidentical hormones (plant-based hormones) are at greater risk for breast cancer. This is true both for w... Read More »

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Can women use synthetic or bioidentical hormones for breast enlargement?

On One Hand: Breast GrowthHormonal therapy can enlarge a woman's breasts. Oral contraceptives are primarily composed of synthetic hormones, and they cause breast tissue enlargement in most women wh... Read More »

Are bioidentical hormones safe?

On One Hand: No More or Less Safe Than SyntheticAccording to Dr. Marie Savard, writing for an ABC News Health online article, there is no proof that making hormones through plants, like bioidentica... Read More »

Are there any survivors of Inflammatory Breast Cancer?

Seek out support groups for this type of breast cancer in order to find out information and the best resources . . they will help you:IBC Support Breast Cance... Read More »

Can breast cancer survivors drink alcohol?

On One Hand: Moderate UseAccording to CNN Health, drinking three to four alcoholic drinks a week can increase the chance of a breast cancer relapse by up to 34 percent. One theory suggests that alc... Read More »