Estrogen – The Double-Edged Sword

Estrogen – The Double-Edged Sword

Estrogen is one of the most important hormones for women as it regulates our menstrual cycle and reproductive system. But it can also become the enemy in hormone receptive breast cancer. What you need to know about estrogen and its role during your life. The Primary Female Sex Hormone As we hit puberty, women’s bodies…

Life After Breast Cancer

Life After Breast Cancer

You’ve been diagnosed with breast cancer, developed a treatment plan with your doctor (which may include surgery, chemotherapy, radiation, or hormone therapy), and started treatment. Your prognosis is good for a full recovery but it’s not over when the treatment ends. So, what comes next? What can you expect from life after breast cancer?  …

Breast Cancer and Your Sexual Health

A breast cancer diagnosis brings a lot of changes to a woman’s life; some temporary, and some permanent. But on top of your physical changes, emotional fatigue, and side-effects from treatment, many women also experience changes in their sex life from lack of desire, body image issues, vaginal dryness and pain.