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Post esophagus cancer treatment, advice me some herbal treatment to prevent re-occurrence. Please advise.
I am 55 years and urine problem having little bit prostate since 1 year. Taking tab urimex now need to consult urologist.
Breast pain, also known as mastalgia, can be termed as any type of discomfort, pain or tenderness in and around the breast or the underarm region. It can also be accompanied by a sharp pain or a burning sensation.
There are two major types of breast pain
Cyclical Pain: As the name suggests, this type of pain occurs on a cyclic basis and is linked with one’s menstrual cycle. It may happen when one is going through her periods and is influenced by hormonal imbalances. This type of pain is generally not a cause of concern.
Non-Cyclical Pain: This is generally not common and its cause can be linked to a variety of reasons; cancer or a malignant tumour in the breast being the most severe consequence.
Causes of Breast Pain
Lumpy breasts along with soreness and pain can be caused due to fibrocystic breast tissue.
Hormonal imbalance can also lead to pain or discomfort in and around the breast region. Abnormal prolactin limits can also be a contributing factor.
Breast cancer can also lead to pain, mostly in the left breast. Along with the pain, it can also induce a dull ache, tightness or heaviness in the chest.
Treatments for Breast pain
The various treatments for cyclical breast pain include:
Making modifications in the diet
Administering Vitamin E and calcium supplements
Including thyroid hormonal supplements in the diet
Reducing sodium intake in your diet
For non-cyclical breast pain, which is often the cause of cancer, a thorough examination is recommended. A clinical biopsy will be advised if the lumpy tissues make the tumour harder to be detected through a mammogram.
- If the pain is on account of an injury, then appropriate painkillers will have to be administered to reduce the pain. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult an oncologist and ask a free question.
I have a lump in my right breast for around 18 months. It sometimes gives a painful stretching sensation. What should I do?
Hi, I am 22 years old. I have a question whenever I try to massage my breast I can see a little yellowish kind of fluid coming out from only my left breast and nothing from the right breast. What does this symptoms indicate?
2013 dec i tested for PSA whcih shows10.5 .i took ayurvedic medicines for about 6 months and now the reading is 6.58 .should i undergo BIOpse
Hello sir/mam, I am 22 years old unmarried girl. Aaj morning me mam maine notice kiya meri dono breast ko thoda dbane pr unmr se white liquid sa nikl ra h, koi ghabrane wali baat to ni h or thoda dababe pr bhi pain ho rha h, please rply me thanks.
Birth control pills or contraceptive pills refer to a common form of an oral medication which is used to prevent unwanted pregnancy among women. However, studies and medical researchers have proven that taking birth control pills also increase your risk of having breast cancer.
What do studies say?
Studies have proven the fact that the longer you regularly use birth control pills, the more will be your risk of developing a breast cancer. Also, research reveals that women who had stopped using contraceptive pills about 10 years ago, their level of breast cancer risk had declined to such an extent as if they had never used the pills in the past.
What are the other factors that increase the risk of breast cancer?
If you have a family history of having breast cancer, then it is more likely that you may have the tendency to develop this disease. Breast cancer is a congenital disease, this means that it is mostly transmitted from the parents to the offspring. Along with a medical family history of having a breast cancer, if you are consuming birth control pills, then it is more likely that you would develop the disease. So, it is always desirable that if you have a family history relating to breast cancer, then you should necessarily consult a specialist doctor before opting for the oral medicine. In case you have a concern or query you can always consult an expert & get answers to your questions!