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Life's Delicate Balance: A Guide to the Causes and Prevention of Breast Cancer

By: Janette D Sherman

274 pages, no illustrations


Paperback | Dec 2000 | #121527 | ISBN: 1560328703
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NHBS Price: £30.99 $41/€35 approx
Hardback | Dec 2000 | #121526 | ISBN: 156032869X
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A bracing account that challenges current medical thinking, Life's Delicate Balance makes urgently clear that winning the war on cancer will not be accomplished by physicians, scientists, pharmaceutical corporations, epidemiologists and geneticists, nor by the thousands employed in governmental agencies and universities at home and abroad. It will be won by people who understand the connection between the loss of personal health and the unchecked boundaries of worldwide pollution.


All life is connected; the delicate balance of life; risks for breast cancer; diagnosis; radiation one; radiation two; hormones one; hormones two; tamoxifen; post-menopausal hormone replacement; the genetic connection; the breast cancer epidemic on long island; diseases in men; questions, history, ethics and morality; the cancer movement; what the citizen can do; sources of information and action.

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