Hormonal disturbance – Breast Cancer – Irregularity of periods – discharge from nipples

I am 40 years of age. I had tubal ligation 10 years ago. I was diagnosed with breast cancer in my right breast 8 years ago. After I was diagnosed with breast cancer, I underwent surgery and my right breast was removed. I had noticed some white coloured discharge from my nipples, when my breast…

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About Hormones and Hormone Replacement Therapy

One of the keys to understanding why your doctor may have prescribed hormone replacement therapy lies in knowing what health benefits were intended for you. In other words, “What problem were you trying to solve?” The information on this page is designed to give you the simple, plain English version of the hormone story.

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Uterine Fibroids: Non-Cancerous Tumors of the Uterus

The uterus, or womb, is part of the female reproductive system. Often described as pear-shaped, it is located in the lower abdomen. The uterus lies in close proximity to the ovaries, where unfertilized eggs are stored. During ovulation the eggs travel down the fallopian tubes to the uterus. Fertilized eggs implant and grow in the…

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