It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Cancer: Breast Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 11-13-2011, 08:04 PM   #1
Inactive
(female)
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: canada
Posts: 420
fufu HB Userfufu HB User
breast cancer and refusing treatment

My cousin who is forty four years old has recently been diagnosed with invasive ductal carcinoma, stage three, grade three. She has decided to refuse all medical advice, including treatments, surgeries, or any further testing. She is currently at the Hippocrates Health Institute in Florida where she is learning how to live a holistic lifestyle. After attending this center she is convinced that her tumor has shrank, simply by feeling it. She is now become a raw vegan and is convinced that she will beat this disease simply by following her newly found holistic lifestyle. I am disturbed with her choice as she does have a ten year old child. As per my research very many woman die by refusing treatment. She is adament about her decision and will not hear anything of it. I almost feel like she is brainwashed. She will be coming home soon and i will definately speak to her but i am sure that what i say will not make a difference. Anybody hear of this Institute? anyone ever have a loved one refuse treatment?
Disturbed, confused, and angry.

 
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Breast Calcification jacal5 Cancer: Breast 1 01-25-2010 12:23 PM
breast lumps with pain chris603 Cancer: Breast 3 06-10-2009 06:47 PM
Question about father's breast lump morgyporgy Cancer: Breast 2 11-30-2007 03:00 PM
Radiation after breast cancer lumpectomy? Atid Cancer: Breast 17 04-23-2007 09:10 PM
breast cancer that spread to the lungs maria konoff Cancer: Breast 2 02-27-2006 10:35 PM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Join Our Newsletter

Stay healthy through tips curated by our health experts.

Whoops,

There was a problem adding your email Try again

Thank You

Your email has been added




Top 10 Drugs Discussed on this Board.
(Go to DrugTalk.com for complete list)
Arimidex
Aromasin
Evista Femara
Folic
  Ibuprofen
Motrin
Tamoxifen
Tylenol
Valium




TOP THANKED CONTRIBUTORS



uptownJ (35), janewhite1 (3), nibbsie (3), shellie562 (3), Jaye66 (3), boobootwo (3), eylene dano (2), rosequartz (2), Cannalee (2), twohands (2)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1180), MSJayhawk (1013), Apollo123 (909), Titchou (856), janewhite1 (823), Gabriel (763), ladybud (755), midwest1 (670), sammy64 (668), BlueSkies14 (607)



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 09:52 PM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!