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 Asked: 3/19/2012 Did JH ever come out with a definitive response on the use of aspirin to prevent recurrence? What about other NSAIDs? Thank you!!!
 Asked: 3/18/2012 I am 60 years old and recently had a lumpectomy on my left breast to remove a 2.2cm non-invasive DCIS grade 3 tumor.
 Asked: 3/14/2012 I''ve been prescribed Tamoxifen after surgery for DCIS.
 Asked: 3/6/2012 Is there any evidence that zoledronic acid or denosumab will prevent bone mets for early stage bc?
 Asked: 2/21/2012 I''m interested in using flaxseed oil (1 teaspoon daily).
 Asked: 2/13/2012 I have recently been diagnosed with Stage 2 breast cancer.
 Asked: 2/12/2012 I have been diagnosed with breast cancer stage T1 Ni M0 (IIB, ER+ PR+ Cerb B2 -ve.
 Asked: 2/12/2012 I am told that after my radiation, course of recommended treatment will be Tomoxifen.
 Asked: 2/7/2012 Can you take Graviola with Tamoxifen for breast cancer?
 Asked: 1/21/2012 I''ve read lately about HZ as a treatment for cancer.
 Asked: 1/11/2012 I am on tamoxifen and have just been prescribed celebrex for chronic shoulder pain with great relief but I am concerned about interactions...
 Asked: 1/5/2012 I had breast cancer 3 yrs ago.
 Asked: 1/3/2012 I am trying to understand the effectiveness of herceptin.
 Asked: 1/3/2012 I have triple negative breast cancer and have been doing research on line.
 Asked: 1/3/2012 I am half way through my radiation for bc.
 Asked: 11/21/2011 Hi Lily, What are your thoughts about taking curcumin for cancer survivors? I have been reading more and more about this and wondered...
 Asked: 11/20/2011 I''m wondering what the proper blood level of vitamin d should be for me? I''m a BRCA 1 breast cancer survivor and am currently...
 Asked: 11/20/2011 Dear Ms. Shockney, Thank you for your reply. My wife(my life) already have undergone 8th period of HERCEPTIN therapy.
 Asked: 11/19/2011 hi i have er/pr positive stage 4 breast cancer am currently on xeloda i have heard great things about essiac tea (8) herb formula, my...
 Asked: 11/19/2011 Dear Sir/Madam, 1- How much is the dosage of HERCEPTIN in each injection? 2- For dosage calclation is there any parameter other than weight included? 3- How...
 Asked: 11/13/2011 I''ve been told that taking Melatonin can put "cancer cells to sleep"....in other words slow down cancer cell growth.
 Asked: 10/25/2011 What is your opinion about taking metformin to help prevent recurrence of breast cancer? (especially triple negative seeing as there is not additional therapy after...
 Asked: 10/18/2011 I am a 5 year survivor of breast cancer, had a very favorable cancer, tiny, ER positive, no LN involvement, well differented.
 Asked: 10/4/2011 My girlfriend has stage 2a breast cancer....aggressive grade, 2.5 cm.
 Asked: 8/18/2011 I am taking 20mg Nolvadex, after being detected with Invasive Lobular Carcinoma,ER+ PR+ HER2-, node -my Onco Type Dx Recurrence Score came 16 so no...
 Asked: 7/26/2011 Acupuncture for Aromatase Inhibitor-related joint pain. Can I ask if you are aware of any safety issues regarding the use of acupuncture for joint pain side effects of AIs.
 Asked: 7/25/2011 My sister-in-law had a MRM done on 21.6.10.
 Asked: 7/17/2011 I was wondering if you would be so kind as to answer a question. Today I was reading an article from Bloomberg (April, 2011) stating...
 Asked: 6/25/2011 Have the studies that Hopkins was doing re acupuncture and breast cancer been completed? Any preliminary results if not the final ? .
 Asked: 6/6/2011 on tamoxifen. would like to take curcumin and start using wheatgrass.
 Asked: 6/5/2011 I was diagnosised with Stage I breast cancer three years ago and had a bilateral mastectomy (my choice).
 Asked: 5/4/2011 Is ginkoba bioba effective in rheumatoid arthritis?
 Asked: 4/8/2011 Is it safe to take Wheat grass powder while on Xeloda? Does the powder have so much folic acid that it can enhance toxicity of xeloda?
 Asked: 4/8/2011 I have DCIS stage 0. The surgery schedule for on 04/15/2011 which will be performed by general surgeon.
 Asked: 4/5/2011 I just started Tamoxifen for a low grade, early IDC cancer.
 Asked: 3/7/2011 How many oncologist, who get diagnosed with cancer, elect to have chemotherapy as part of their treatment? .
 Asked: 2/25/2011 My wife (age 69) was diagnosed last as having two tumors in her right breast.
 Asked: 2/25/2011 Hi Lillie,I was recently diagnosed at JHU w/Stage I, HER2+ breast cancer.
 Asked: 2/20/2011 Do you have any thoughts concerning the use of DIM (diindolylmethane) along with chemo, Herceptin and an aromatase inhibitor? I will be starting on these...
 Asked: 2/8/2011 my wife have a fibrodinoma, i want to asked you, how to traitement and evaluation of this fibro?
 Asked: 1/19/2011 please I read that and I´m curious to know.Is it true that the fruit soursop really has the power to kill the cancer cells?how can it be used?
 Asked: 1/12/2011 Hi Lilly,Have you heard of a product called Oncoplex by Xymogen labs? It is supposedly the same ingredient that is in broccoli sprouts.
 Asked: 12/30/2010 I was diagnosed with Stage 1 Poorly Differentiated Ductal Carcinoma ER/PR Positive in May 2006.
 Asked: 12/27/2010 My Mother has been diagnosed with Malignant tumor in the breast.
 Asked: 11/15/2010 What is the success of treating breast cancer with ozone therapy.
 Asked: 11/12/2010 Have you heard of the use of Noxylane 4 or AHCC for someone under treatment, or as a preventative? From what I am reading(but take...
 Asked: 11/7/2010 Will Coenzime Q-10 help or hinder a breast cancer survivor ? Do you recommend it? This person is 21 years old and has just completed...
 Asked: 11/3/2010 I am African American, 42 yrs old, and was diagnosed with Stage 3b Invasive Ductal Carcinoma Breast Cancer in January 2010.
 Asked: 10/28/2010 Hello there, Can i take Paw paw cell reg in conjunction with Zoladex?
 Asked: 10/24/2010 2 years ago at age 58 I had a lumpectomy and radiation.
 Asked: 8/31/2010 I know a lot of women with BC are taking calcium w/D.
 Asked: 8/13/2010 I am an African American woman, 60 y.o.
 Asked: 8/9/2010 I have been eating the Brocco Sprouts daily for quite awhile and unfortunately, all of our local stores have stopped selling them and I cannot...
 Asked: 8/3/2010 Hi, I have recently had a lumpechtomy and radiation for stage one breast cancer.
 Asked: 7/31/2010 What is your opinion of the Gerson Therapy for treating ovarian cancer?Also, I am confused about the role of nutrition in causing/preventing cancer.I have had...
 Asked: 7/29/2010 8 years ago my DEXA scan showed a -2.0 at the neck of the hip.
 Asked: 7/28/2010 What can my sister take that will give her energy? She has breast cancer that has spread to the pelvic bone and the pain medicine...
 Asked: 7/23/2010 What is the status of super artemisinin as a cure for breast cancer? Is the kind you get from an alternative medicine center reliable?
 Asked: 7/22/2010 Is it true that products of Graviola tree is effective in cancer prevention?
 Asked: 6/26/2010 Hi,In Sept 09 I had a right mastectomy follwed by 4 treatments of Taxotere & Cytoxan then 5 weeks of radiation.
 Asked: 6/15/2010 Hi. I am 50 years old and had early stage 1 breast cancer almost 5 years ago.
 Asked: 6/5/2010 "Resveratrol is a phytoestrogen. These are more commonly called dietary estrogens and are found in plants.
 Asked: 6/2/2010 I had a bilateral mastectomy due to extensive DCIS.
 Asked: 5/21/2010 Hi Lillie - I had a bi-lateral mastectomy in Sept.
 Asked: 5/20/2010 I can''t figure out the folate story in terms of breast cancer.
 Asked: 5/19/2010 Hi, I have fibroadenomas lumps removed twice in year 08 & 09.
 Asked: 5/8/2010 WHAT IS THE INFLUENCING FACTOR IN CHOOSING BRAND OF CHEMOTRAPY MEDICINE?
 Asked: 5/7/2010 has JohnHopkins found any real benefit from graviola products in cancer treatment or prevention?
 Asked: 5/5/2010 Finally! After 6 years I got my D level checked.
 Asked: 5/1/2010 Hi Lillie,Dont most fruits and veggies contain photoestrogens? Should we be avoided certain veggies and fruits? .
 Asked: 5/1/2010 Have you heard of any success with Matrix Energetics or the work of Richard Bartlett DC ND.He has a lot of information out in San...
 Asked: 4/26/2010 I am an 11 year breast cancer survivor.
 Asked: 4/21/2010 I received an email about the healing properties in the graviola tree, its leaves, bark and fruit aka sour sop/soursop.
 Asked: 4/18/2010 I am taking Tomaxifen and Fozomax, but wondered if I need to take the Fozomax? My mother has osteoporosis quite severely.
 Asked: 4/17/2010 Hi Lillie-I know that vitamin D deficiency has been ed to possible higherrisk of breast ca, but what about a to recurrence? Anything definite onrelationship...
 Asked: 4/15/2010 I am 42 and 1 year out from stage 1 IDC.
 Asked: 4/14/2010 I know there is a big controvery over soy -- but could you explain the difference between soy protein and soy lecithin...
 Asked: 4/14/2010 Hiare tocotrienols good for every one, how do they compare to brocco sprouts.
 Asked: 4/4/2010 Should we be taking an aspirin everyday to avoid reccurance? .
 Asked: 4/3/2010 Hi Lillie.See new data on Soy came out.
 Asked: 4/3/2010 HCG DIET.
 Asked: 3/27/2010 dear doctori ve read about low dose naltrexone use in cancer,can it usually be taken along with chemothanks.
 Asked: 3/17/2010 Dear Lillie,What a comfort you are! Any specific recommendation from Hopkins regarding Baby Aspirin? Are there any studies to follow or enter? I''m 2 years...
 Asked: 3/10/2010 My mom is diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer, stage I.
 Asked: 3/6/2010 dearest lilliewhat fish oil product is safe to use?thank you.
 Asked: 3/5/2010 My sister has tubular carcinoma cancer at her breast.
 Asked: 3/1/2010 what supplements that could be added to diet that may help in easing the side effects of WBRT thanks.
 Asked: 2/26/2010 Hi saw an answer on this site saying that it is not known if eating broccoli sprouts can be of help if you have been...
 Asked: 2/25/2010 Hi. You recommend eating broccoli sprouts.
 Asked: 1/23/2010 First -- thanks for all your time and the answers to other questions I''ve posted.
 Asked: 1/23/2010 dear lillie is it acceptable to take cod liver shark oil while on therapy thank you.
 Asked: 1/23/2010 dearest lillie my mom is undertreatment with momotherapy tykerb,sheis er,pr neg i ve read about the budwig diet on the net which primarily involves the...
 Asked: 12/5/2009 How much is TOO MUCH Brassica Tea.
 Asked: 12/5/2009 DEARE LILLIE IS ELDERBERRIES ,OR LICORICE tea CONTRINDICATED WITH XELODA -TYKERB? thank you.
 Asked: 11/15/2009 I have heard of several people drinking Kanga Water, a system from Japan that is ionized water.
 Asked: 11/8/2009 Is the rule 1 glass of wine a day even if you''d had breast cancer? Of should it be less? I have one or two a week if that..
 Asked: 11/7/2009 I have been reading conflicting reports regaring soy.
 Asked: 11/1/2009 I read a lot about complementary medicine in reference to breast cancer and other cancer research.
 Asked: 11/1/2009 dearest lillie is linseed contrindicated with tykerb,if not how much is ok to take thank you.
 Asked: 10/17/2009 Do you recommend DIM or IC3 or both? or neither? Iodine? Resveratrol? If a person had ER+, PR+, Her2- IDC..
 
 
 
 
 

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