Tamoxifen Can Save Lives And Medical Costs

Note from Winnerscience: Hi friends, most of us may know about the side effects of medicine “Tamoxifen” taken by women as a preventive measure against breast cancer. For the information of our readers, breast cancer is caused due to the certain changes in DNA that results in normal breast cells to become cancer. (DNA is the chemical in each of our cells that makes up our genes — the instructions for how our cells work). Some inherited DNA changes called mutations can increase the risk for developing cancer and cause the cancers that run in some families. But most breast cancer DNA changes happen in single breast cells during a woman’s life rather than having been inherited. So far, the causes of most of the DNA mutations that could lead to breast cancer are not known. Continue reading “Tamoxifen Can Save Lives And Medical Costs”