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Questions about support for the mental aspects of breast cancer & treatement.
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|8/30/2009||Hi Lillie Diagnosed 2006 IIb chemoinduced menopause 2 y Tam I year Femmara. I am 50yo always been single, now have ossteoporsis. I value my independece greatly, I have an idea that is always nagging me, Could some small amout of male hormone like the athelets take stop the osteoporosis and the muscle weakness caused by the Femara without causing a recurrence? Am I crazy to have this thought?|
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|8/30/2009||some women do go on testosterone, actually to regain sex drive when on hormonal therapy. bisphosphanates are usually prescribed though to prevent bone loss. getting on a treadmill also helps bone loss.|
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