Supportive Care for Breast Cancer Patients Taking Tamoxifen
October 14, 2013
30-50% of breast cancer patients stop taking their tamoxifen therapy early.
Breast cancer affects one in every eight American women. Join Dr. Nancy Peacock, Medical Oncologist specializing in breast cancer treatment (at Tennessee Oncology and Tri-Star Centennial Medical Center, Nashville) for an in-depth and frank discussion of the issues related to Oncology Supportive Care. Learn why certain long-term breast cancer therapy treatments are so vital to the ultimate success in managing the disease that affects women of all ages.
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The Balancing Act's host Christina Nicholson and her family are embarking on a fun-filled vacation to Orlando, Fla., also known as the "theme park capital of the world."