“The majority of the cancer patients in this country die because of chemotherapy, which does not cure breast, colon or lung cancer. This has been documented for over a decade and nevertheless doctors still utilize chemotherapy to fight these tumors.” (Allen Levin, MD, UCSF, “The Healing of . Sep 21, · The TAILORx study followed 10, women diagnosed with hormone-receptor-positive, HER2-negative breast cancer that had not spread to the lymph nodes and looked at whether these patients can safely Author: Elaine K. Howley.
Jan 05, · There often comes a point in poorly treatable cancer situations that the treatment is as bad or worse than the disease. Everyone should understand the goals of chemotherapy . Sep 09, · Researchers are getting closer to identifying women who can safely skip chemotherapy as a treatment for breast cancer. Some women with early stage breast cancer are Author: Ann Pietrangelo.
All a woman does by refusing recommended chemotherapy after surgery is to refuse a relative decrease in their risk of dying of a recurrence of breast cancer by %, a benefit that is, in absolute terms, much greater for more advanced but still curable breast cancers. Oct 14, · I've refused chemo for breast cancer because the gain isn't worth all the pain: After a double mastectomy, one woman defends a hugely controversial choice The .
Jun 04, · A federally funded study has found that many women with the most common type of early stage breast cancer likely do not need chemotherapy after surgery. The study was presented June 3, at the American Society of Clinical Oncology meeting in Chicago, and simultaneously published in the New England Journal of xxxed.xyz: Stacy Simon. Jun 22, · refusing chemotherapy and surgery in response to ylil Know t that feeling that feeling agreed to take hormone therapy now up the whole damn night can't face it refused chemotherapy just too terrified all very well when you're in the hospital talking to people not the same when you're home Alone 3 a.m. can't sleep guess we just.