Breast cancer intervention reduces depression, inflammation

There are 5 comments on the Science Blog story from Sep 1, 2009, titled Breast cancer intervention reduces depression, inflammation. In it, Science Blog reports that:

A psychological intervention for newly diagnosed breast cancer patients with symptoms of depression not only relieves patients' depression but also lowers indicators of inflammation in the blood.

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Spore Medical

Covina, CA

#1 Sep 3, 2009
I came across a website that also provides a treatment that I think would be good for depression.

With more women than ever choosing to undergo mastectomy for treatment or prevention of breast cancer, the desire for a better type of reconstruction has grown. Dr. Cassileth's innovative technique allows women to awaken from mastectomy surgery with an intact breast, and only a small scar.
Spore Medical

Covina, CA

#2 Sep 3, 2009
Her's the link for the above.
Mike Ledford

Charlottesville, VA

#3 Sep 19, 2011
Very interesting that the psych help lowers inflammation. We have to keep rethinking what causes these diseases. Emotion is underrated, in my opinion, as a cause.

Here's some more info on depression and inflammation, with a short quiz to see how some of the info there can help you...
Rob Smith

Chicago, IL

#4 Jan 26, 2012
It is found that breast cancer survivors are prone to developing depression. That is why health care providers are vigilant in monitoring survivors, so that depression can be avoided. You can know how to control depression among breast cancer survivors at .


#5 Sep 24, 2013
I have ordered 2 times from this website PILLSMEDSHOP. COM . I called yesterday the customer care and asked for a discount as i was about to order twice the regular amount.

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