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  • Can These 4 Supplements Prevent Cancer?

    jacobedward02 0 Replies
    Posted in: Breast Cancer August 14, 2013 08:31 AM

    Various forms of cancer are responsible for a great deal of pain and suffering in our communities. Cancer is also one of the leading causes of death in North America. Fortunately, the risks of developing certain types of the more common cancers like those occurring in the breast, cervix, lung and...

  • 17 yr. old daughter

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Breast Cancer June 24, 2011 11:02 PM

    I really need someone to help me. My 17 yr. old daughter is having trouble with her left arm. About 4 months ago, she started having pain in her left elbow. Then her elbow locked and she could not bend her arm. It was swollen and painful to her. A couple of weeks later, she started loosing the use...

  • Could I have breast cancer?

    Anonymous 3 Replies
    Posted in: Breast Cancer December 6, 2010 03:36 PM

    Im 20 years old and have no previous history of breast cancer in my family. However, I have regularly had breast pains and a few years ago I had dry skin on my nipples. Most recently I keep getting a pain, especially when i touch the side of my right breast. It feels sore and a little weird as if i...

  • Breast cancer malpractice ?

    Blondie007 0 Replies
    Posted in: Breast Cancer November 15, 2010 08:33 PM

    Hello,I have stage 3A breast cancer, left breast. I had 6 out of 6 lymph nodes in left arm test positive for cancer.November/December 2008 (2 years ago) i went to a doctor as i had a lump under my left arm,it was deep in the arm pit .He gave me antibiotics and sent me home, i went back 3 or 4 times...

  • Breast Cancer Treatment

    Natural Medicine 2 Replies
    Posted in: Breast Cancer October 22, 2010 06:56 AM

    Surgery is the mainstay of therapy for breast cancer. The choice of which type of surgery is based on a number of factors, including the size and location of the tumor, the type of tumor and the person's overall health and personal wishes. Breast-sparing surgery is often possible.The cancer is...

  • Breast Cancer Causes

    Natural Medicine 0 Replies
    Posted in: Breast Cancer October 22, 2010 06:54 AM

    Hi...Many women who develop breast cancer have no risk factors other than age and sex. * Gender is the biggest risk because breast cancer occurs mostly in women. * Age is another critical factor. Breast cancer may occur at any age, though the risk of breast cancer increases with age. The...

  • The most common cancer symptoms in men

    nightlifeone 1 Replies
    Posted in: Breast Cancer March 15, 2010 10:59 AM

    Men are more prone to fall prey of cancer than women. It is not because of the biological difference that there is between the male and the female body, but it is due to the mind set. Men would postpone going to the doctor and would see if the medical concern can be fixed on its own.

  • Tomatoes

    chikiwighi 1 Replies
    Posted in: Breast Cancer January 11, 2010 10:55 AM

    Hello Guys !Eating tomato paste significantly lowers harmful LDL levels and increase protective HDL levels.Tomatoes are rich in lycopene, a relatively hard to get antioxidant that protects against heart attack and stroke by preventing platelets from clothing by lowering cholesterol besides...

  • fat necrosis or dcis?

    Sallygan 1 Replies
    Posted in: Breast Cancer June 14, 2009 07:50 AM

    Hi there,I posted this wrongly on a different section, so I thought I better repost it here. Sorry for that. I was diagnosed with dcis in my left breast 2 months ago and had a lumpectomy done to remove 2 tumors sized 5.5cm and 2.5cm. The cancer cells were high grade. The histology report shows...

  • Mother is shivering, complaining of a fever, recently had surgery for breast cancer

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Breast Cancer April 25, 2009 05:23 PM

    Sorry, accidentally posted this in the wrong forum before.My mother, aged 47, is currently lying on the couch, wrapped in quilts with a body temperature nearing 40 degrees C, while at the same time complaining she feels cold, and is visibly shivering.Apologies for what is likely to be pretty vague...

  • waiting results

    shelly74 4 Replies
    Posted in: Breast Cancer April 19, 2009 05:01 AM

    im 34yrs and went to breast clinic over a week ago. I had a mammogram followed by an ultrasound scan. Nurse told me she had found a mass and something suspcious under my nipple both on my left breast. She took 7 biopys samples, 5 from my breast and 2 from the side just under my armpit. Have to...

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  • Q : Breast Cancer

    genelie 3 Replies
    Posted in: Breast Cancer August 11, 2008 05:35 PM

    What are the most popular breast cancer research topics?

  • Can one be benign and one malignant in the same breast?

    ronitaylor 3 Replies
    Posted in: Breast Cancer May 7, 2008 07:55 PM

    2 weeks ago I noticed my nipple was somewhat retracted. I felt underneath and noticed lump under the nipple area. I was scheduled for a mammogram which returned abnormal with 2 masses high suspicious for malignancy. I was then scheduled for a biopsy. One was done in the office and the second was...

  • Breast Cancer and Extreme Insulin Resistance (Diabetes)

    julie312 0 Replies
    Posted in: Breast Cancer February 22, 2008 04:15 AM

    :confused: In 1999, I was diagnosed with diabetes 2 yrs following my recovery from breast cancer. I am cured on the cancer, and am ready to fight the good fight with diabetes.After unsuccessful standard protocols of pills to treat my high sugar. In 2006, I finally found a doctor who was willing to...

  • HELP!! Need to find diagnosis help!!

    ShortBeauti07 5 Replies
    Posted in: Breast Cancer May 6, 2007 10:56 AM

    Heya, II do not know if this is a skin disorder or not. Enough is enough though. Too many years and no answers. I have been sent from doc to doc. The only diagnosis I got was they cannot find a diagnosis. I so know something is wrong bc of frequency, pain, and then some. have cyst, cyst and...

  • story sharing

    SunnyBC 3 Replies
    Posted in: Breast Cancer May 4, 2007 10:36 AM

    :o Hi Ladies - this is my first time here - I was wondering if anyone would like to share their stories about their own experiances with breast cancer. Each experiance is so very unique, no 2 are the same. Speaking for myself, I find it very comforting to talk and chat with other women who belong...

  • Pain After Breastreduction/reconstruction

    SHERRY3699 1 Replies
    Posted in: Breast Cancer April 11, 2007 11:04 PM

    i Had Surgery In October Resulting From Breast Cancer. I Had A Breast Reduction. I Have Had Severe Pain Since The Surgery. The Neurologist Says I Have Nerve Damage. Has Anyone Ever Had Any Complications After Reconstructive Surgery?

  • Excessive bleeding

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Breast Cancer April 6, 2007 12:58 PM

    My mom recently passed due to complications from cancer....Two week prior to her passing she awoke and got out of bed by herself. She had in the past year or so needed assistance in moving from place to place usually from my brother who cared for her. She didn't touch her walker which was in reach...

  • benign lesion or cancer?

    Anonymous 2 Replies
    Posted in: Breast Cancer March 12, 2007 03:55 AM

    I noticed changes in my breast last year at the age of 34 so i went for my first mammogram. I was diagnosed after a mammogram and sonogram with a benign lesion that was probably from the result of a hard hit to the breast. I was told that i had fibrous tissue also. My right nipple had been in...

  • mamograms

    nccarol28732 3 Replies
    Posted in: Breast Cancer January 15, 2007 02:07 PM

    Hopefully all of us woman out there are getting out yearly mamograms. It is really important. Just wanted to pop in and say something.

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