Tag: hotFlash

Hot flash: One or more of the following symptoms: a feeling of warmth; flushed appearance; increased perspiration; rapid heartbeat. Hot flashes can vary greatly in number and intensity. They are a side effect of a reduction in circulating estrogen due to menopause or breast cancer treatment.

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09/29/13
Women with lower estrogen levels have higher HRT-related breast cancer risk
04/30/13
Unpleasant side effects of anti-estrogens can indicate treatment is working
02/06/12
Soy supplements do not reduce breast cancer risk and could be harmful
01/09/12
Black cohosh reduces mammary tumor growth in a rat model of breast cancer
01/26/11
Intense hot flashes at menopause linked to lower breast cancer risk
11/18/10
Aromatase inhibitors have numerous side effects in addition to musculoskeletal symptoms
03/07/10
Weight gain can increase hot flashes in breast cancer survivors on aromatase inhibitors

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