If I have breast cancer background should I not take primrose oil?

IF you want OK. If you have ' breast cancer back ground ' first you should have regular check up by your doctor yearly , mammogram , evaluations , and if several of your family members had it , consider genetic counseling and testing. The primrose oil only as health supplement due to its omega fatty acids in it.

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I'm 28. My mom had breast cancer and dead 3 years ago. Now, I have fibroma in breast, about 6mm. Is it good to take evening primrose oil? Or shouldn't?

Primrose Oil. There are no literature reports that I am able to find that suggest primrose Oil is harmful. Read this: http://www.drweil.com/vitamins-supplements-herbs/supplements-remedies/is-evening-primrose-oil-safe-after-breast-cancer/. Some studies suggest it might be helpful in patients who have a certain familial gene mutation associated with aggressive breast cancer. I would undergo genetic testing. . Read more...

Dear doctor. Can I use kelp supplement of GNC trademark during chemotherapy for breast cancer ER+ /PR+ -HER2-, and is it safe to take wheat germ oil?

Should be safe but: Nutritional support has been shown to both reduce the toxicity and improve effectiveness of chemotherapy. This should be safe but since I don't know which meds you will be given check this chart to be sure: http://tinyurl.com/lnmoojl Also see http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17283738 and http://tinyurl.com/l9pdmjd A healthy diet is important too. See http://tinyurl.com/ov7zsq3 Good luck! Read more...

I know that massaging pomegranate seed oil into my breast would prevent breast cancer, would eating pomegranate also help prevent it?

Misinformed. You may be 'aware' that massaging pomegranate seed into your breasts would prevent breast cancer, but as a physician/pathologist I am not; indeed, I am aware of no scientific evidence to support this notion. I doubt you can eat enough pomegranates to do anything to prevent breast cancer, either. Talk to your physician and don't get your medical advice from unreliable sources. Read more...
Misinformation. People want to believe in easy answers to serious problems. A crook makes something up, publishes it on their internet site, pretends to be a persecuted humanitarian offering natural healing, and proceeds to make money off of puzzled people who will buy seeds "just to be safe". Unlike these folks, your physician is obligated by law to tell the truth. I'm sorry you were deceived. Read more...
Pomegranate & CA. Some interesting work is going on in the last few years about pomegranate -- including with breast, lung, colon, prostate, and some other cancers. Here's a review, even though technical: http://tinyurl.Com/l23nvk4 the breast ca work is in vitro, not in live people, though: http://tinyurl.Com/kqv58lp this means it's very preliminary -- yet companies may claim it to sell their products. Be well. Read more...

My mom has breast cancer in brain. Wondering if there are any natural treatments such as cannabis oil or anything else that we can do now?

Metastatic cancer. Many of the treatments for cancer and other disorders are derived from plants, especially from the rain forests. At this time i would discuss the alternatives with your mothe's doctor to explore alternatives to treatment. Read more...
Maybe. There are two sites that i know of that cover naturopathic methods to help palliate cancer symptoms. One is through the goshen cancer center in indiana. The other is memorial sloan kettering cancer center in new york. If you go to either website and look for the naturopathic or alternative medicine site, they may have suggests and/or contact information for you. Read more...
Your options. Are to speak with an oncologist regarding a treatment plan. I suppose that some docs may advocate cannabis for cancer related pain, but this will not treat the cancer itself. Read more...

Could breast enlargement oils causes breast cancer?

Don't know of any. Studies on this. However, breast enlargement oils don't work - so don't recommend their use. Read more...
Unknown?? By definition, "alternative" is different than modern western medicine. Generally any drug, herb, treatment, that stands up to rigorous scientific scrutiny is included in modern medicine. The problem is that many alternative practices, herbs etc do not stand up to scientific scrutiny and cannot be shown to work. And can not be proven SAFE. Be careful save ur $$$ see : http://nccam.Nih.Gov. Read more...