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Topic: More Vit. D may not be bone-better

Forum: Clinical Trials, Research News, Podcasts, and Study Results —

Share your research articles, interpretations and experiences here. Let us know how these studies affect you and your decisions.

Posted on: Sep 3, 2019 10:33PM

wallycat wrote:

Dx 4/07 1 month before turning 50; ILC 1.8cm, ER+/PR+, HER2 neg., Stage 1, Grade 2, 0/5 nodes. Onco score 20, Bilateral Mast., tamoxifen 3-1/2 years, arimidex-completed 4/20/2012
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Sep 4, 2019 05:22PM ceanna wrote:

wallycat, thanks for sharing. It's always interesting to get another perspective and as we know, medical knowledge/research changes our approach to issues constantly. What's good today is bad tomorrow, and then cycles around again. I'm also sure that Vit D by itself is not the total answer to osteoporosis, but a piece of the puzzle. More research desired!! All the best to you. Ceanna

Dx 2014, IDC, 0/4 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2- Radiation Therapy Multi-catheter Surgery Lumpectomy: Right
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Sep 5, 2019 09:11AM claireinaz wrote:

It might not be bone better, but higher (not megadoses!!) of Vit D seem to be more beneficial to our survival. It's all a balancing act. My MO checks my Vit D levels once a year, and I'm grateful. He believes that anything around 60 - 70 is good.

9/29/11 ILC, 2 c. stage II grade 1, ER/PR+ HER2-, 6/11 nodes, lumpectomy, DDAC x 4, Taxol x 12, 33 rads, Tamoxifen/arimidex/aromasin, BMX/immed recon 7/3/13 "In the midst of winter, I found in me an invincible summer.” Albert Camus
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Sep 5, 2019 11:26AM - edited Sep 5, 2019 11:27AM by ksusan

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Mutant uprising quashed. Dx 1/2015, IDC, Right, Stage IIA, 1/1 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2- Dx 1/2015, DCIS, Left, Stage 0, Grade 3, 0/2 nodes Hormonal Therapy Tamoxifen pills (Nolvadex, Apo-Tamox, Tamofen, Tamone) Surgery Lymph node removal: Sentinel; Mastectomy: Left, Right Radiation Therapy Whole-breast Chemotherapy Cytoxan (cyclophosphamide), Taxotere (docetaxel)

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