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Side Effects

Ixempra: the New Breast Cancer Drug-Does it Help?

If you have breast cancer that hasn’t responded to treatment with other drugs (like anthracycline and taxane), you may be taking one of the newer drugs on the market called “ixabepilone,” brand-name “Ixempra™.”

Toxic Talk and Labels

Hormone Disruptors-Avoid These Products to Stay Safe and Prevent Cancer

As we consider ways to live healthier and reduce our risk of cancer, we need to be aware of chemicals that act as “hormone disruptors.”


Can Grapefruit Increase Your Risk of Breast Cancer?

Sometimes the science behind food and cancer can get really confusing.

Breast Cancer + Side Effects

I Have Breast Implants-How Will They Affect My Breast-Cancer Treatment?

Breast-cancer treatment is challenging enough on it’s own, but what if you have cosmetic breast implants?