The role of progesterone receptor in breast cancer Breast cancer survival could be improved by adding progesterone There is some exciting research in breast cancer treatment I want to share with you. If you are concerned about breast cancer, are currently undergoing treatment, or want to take steps to look after your breasts, this is good stuff! An international study including researchers from the University of Adelaide shows the potential benefit of adding bioidentical progesterone to standard breast cancer treatments. The role of estrogen in driving tumour growth in breast cancers is well established, but the role of progesterone is the topic of much controversy. The study published in June.
Dear Network, I just had a lumpectomy last Tuesday. I don’t want radiation or drugs so I am currently using natural progesterone. I have cream and pills because my Dr went to a seminar where they said the pills were better. I prefer the cream, but I stopped my estrodiol when I was first diagnosed and am wonedring if I should have them add estroil to my compounded cream. Hello Bernadette, I sincerely hope you’re recovery is speedy as is your transition into hormone balance and wellness. Trust your instincts. Because, based on what we know and the many stories shared, you’re on the right track! Progesterone IS carcino-protectivie..