Category Archives: Estrogen

Rachel was Ahead of Her Time

I think Rachel Carson would have been pleased with the most recent report and recommendations from the Institute of Medicine (IOM)  that was released last week.   This report reviewed the evidence on the environmental causes of breast cancer.   It emphasized … Continue reading

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Enjoy your Java, Ladies and Gentlemen!

A positive link between coffee and lowered cancer risk?  This is a vice that is actually good for you. I no longer feel guilty about drinking my cup of joe each morning.  Recently I’ve started using my French Press because … Continue reading

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To soy or not?

Is soy safe after breast cancer? There is plenty of confusion over soy and it’s effect on breast cancer.  This is understandable given the amount of conflicting information circulating.  Here is what breast cancer survivors need to know. Rates of … Continue reading

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