The Cancer Preventers Many Don't Know About, Or Want

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Few people are taking advantage of pills that have been proven to prevent a substantial number of common cancers. If you didn't realize such pills exist, you are not unusual. Which is part of the problem. This barely used arsenal in the war on cancer has grown to four drugs -- two for the breast and two for the prostate gland. The first won federal approval in 1998; the fourth is now seeking approval.

 

4 Comments

Thu May 27, 2010 02:57 PM

Another pills option is ganoderma lucidum.  Virtually has no side effects.  Research for yourself at www.pubmed.gov

Fri May 28, 2010 02:11 AM

Arimidex  has fewer side effects.

Thu Jun 03, 2010 03:39 AM

I had sever side effects on Arimidex

Sat Jun 05, 2010 02:33 AM

I just love false analogies.  Other than wrinkling your clothes a bit, seat belts have no side effects.  I don't think that you can say the same for finasteride.  That drug is actually chemical castration, not chemo-prevention.  The side effects of finasteride are: decreased libido, decreased volume of ejaculate, impotence, breast tenderness or enlargement and a possible loss in bone density.  Gee, I wonder why men don't want to take it as a preventative measure.  People are educated enough to determine on their own what is right for their own particular situation.  Often that is not the same as what is right for the financial interests of the medical community and pharmaceutical companies.  Do you want to try to prevent cancer?  Eat a healthy diet and exercise.   So far as I know, there is not yet a pill that prevents death.  Don't let anyone lead you to think otherwise. 

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