“Yes-it-Does-Wait-No-it-Doesn’t” Approach to BCP Link to Breast Cancer Not Acceptable

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Holy Hormones Journal: A study found a 50% to 60% increase in the incidence of breast cancer due to birth control pill use – and women are being advised not to change their prescription? Guess I agree with that – however, I would add instead of changing your RX – get off of the pill. Continue Reading …

A New Medical Experiment: The Pink Breast Cancer Vaccine

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Holy Hormones Journal: Ya know it is hard to muster up and comment on all of these articles on women’s health and the products marketed to us.  But then I read an article like this and the snark just rises to the surface. This time not only the article about an new cancer vaccine is Continue Reading …

Study: Mammograms Do Not Decrease Mortality but Increase Over-Diagnosis

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Holy Hormones Journal: According to the American Cancer Society in 2014,  more than 230,000 American women will be diagnosed with breast cancer. 40,000 will die from the disease. Most of these women will follow their doctor’s recommendation and get a mammogram.  And many will get even more than one. According to the study cited below, Continue Reading …

Masquerading Breast Cancer Cells found in the Brain

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Holy Hormones Journal: Here’s  the rub: the brain may be “the next ‘battleground’ for extending the lives of women with breast cancer,” but the fight does not have to be a new ‘war’. If the brain is nutrated with the amino acids and minerals – along with vitamins, it will be able to fend off Continue Reading …

Study: Pill Increases Breast Cancer Risk by 9.5%

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Holy Hormones Journal: This study posted in the Indian Journal of Cancer is pivotal. Although the study only included 640 women, the results are startling. Other factors like premature puberty, late marriage, a decrease in breastfeeding – also influenced the outcome of the study. Seems our western lifestyle now being adapted across the world in Continue Reading …

Have Early Diagnostic Breast Cancer Treatments Actually Caused Cancer?

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Holy Hormones Journal: Thousands of women – potentially tens of thousands if not hundreds-  may be been wrongly diagnosed with breast cancer.  And the sad part is that the very methods to treat early stage breast cancer may have actually caused the cancer.  According to Susan Rex Ryan, author of Defend Your Life with Vitamin Continue Reading …

Breast Cancer Radiation Increases Risk of Heart Disease

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Holy Hormones Journal: Well, this study does not bode well for the hundreds of thousands of women who have faced radiation therapy for their breast cancer.  I think anyone facing this treatment in the near future – should be taking this article/study reported by the American Medical Association (AMA) to their doctors. Please share this Continue Reading …

Study: Dying from Invasive Breast Cancer Significantly Decreases with Vitamin/Mineral Intake

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Holy Hormones Journal:  This one statement should pre-empt the headlines about the government shutdown and all other political brouhaha going in the world:  A recent study has shown that amongst postmenopausal women, “the risk of dying from invasive breast cancer was 30 percent lower among multivitamin/mineral users compared with nonusers.” I wonder if using these Continue Reading …

MRI’s Linked to Increase in Mastectomies in Older Women

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Holy Hormones Journal:  Not only do older women have to contend with aging bodies – but now the very technology we depended on to screen for breast cancer is the culprit for our having to have a mastectomy? Say what? Can someone tell me how different this is from the girls and boys who have Continue Reading …

Vinegar not Vaccines for Cervical Cancer? Squeezing Boobs to Prevent Breast Cancer?

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Holy Hormones Journal:  Either the world has gone mad – or we are finally coming to our senses.  by Leslie Carol Botha June 4, 2013 It sure has been a wild couple of weeks in the women’s world of health.  First Angelina Jolie made headline news about her having a double mastectomy to prevent breast Continue Reading …