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Does Cancer Affect Testosterone Levels in Men?

It's been known for a while that hormone levels drop in women treated for cancer. Now a study published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology is showing similar effects in older men. MSNBC Health reports:... Read Full Post
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Less than Half of Breast Cancer Patients Follow Hormone Therapy

Health : Newswise Medical News (4 years ago)

A new study in the Journal of Clinical Oncology found that less than half of women (49%) in a large study (8,800 women) completed their full prescribed course of hormone therapy for breast cancer. Age was an important factor, with y... Read Post

First Study on Long-Term Cognitive Effects of Breast Cancer Chemotherapy Finds Subtle Impairment Among Women Who Received CMF Regimen

Health : Newswise Medical News (2 years ago)

Summary of a study being published online February 27, 2012 in the Journal of Clinical Oncology, showing that women who underwent a once-common chemotherapy regimen known as CMF between 1976 and 1995 score slightly lower on cognitiv... Read Post

High Hormone Levels Raise Risk Of Breast Cancer

Health : Medical News Today (3 years ago)

Women past their menopause with high levels of estrogen and testosterone hormones are known to have an increased risk of breast cancer. According to a new study published in BioMed Central's open access journal Breast Cancer Researc... Read Post


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