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I would like to ask if you recommend any alternatives which

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Hello, I would like to ask if you recommend any alternatives which helps with breast cancer. Thank you very much.
JA: Are you keeping a personal medical record while dealing with this?
Customer: Yes
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: No
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Oncology
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 7 months ago.

Hello! My name is***** to JustAnswer. I'm reviewing your question now, and will post back with the reply momentarily.

Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 7 months ago.

I am sorry that your question was unanswered for long.

What is your age?

What stage of breast cancer is it?

What are the treatment done?

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
41 yo. It was suspicious on the breast sono. At Sloan Kattering Hospital in Manhattan surgery was done - removal of the suspicious nodule. The pathology report - atypical cells, no cancer. I would like to prevent breast CA. Thank you for your reply.
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 7 months ago.

The breast cancer can be prevented by;

1) Avoiding smoking.

2) Ideal body weight attaining and avoiding being over weight.

3) Regular exercises; four or more hours a week

4) Healthy diet; avoid red meat. Eat lot of fruits and vegetables.

5) Avoid estrogen containing contraceptives.

6) Avoid alcohol.

Please read these resources for a thorough information about the breast cancer prevention specifically and other cancers too;

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0032652/#CDR0000257994__77

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0032652/

https://www.cancer.gov/publications/patient-education/367NCINewV2.pdf

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