Hormone Therapy

Support and information about the various hormonal therapies used to treat several types of cancer, including breast and prostate cancer.


Taking Androgen Deprivation Therapy (ADT) for Prostate Cancer

The article provides an overview of androgen deprivation therapy for prostate cancer. Interfering with testosterone can slow the growth of prostate cancer but has significant side effects, including affects on sexuality, cardiac and bone health. This article also provides tips and resources for managing these side effects.

Hormone Therapy: The Basics

Hormone therapy blocks the action of hormones that may fuel the growth of breast, prostate and some other cancers. Hormones are chemicals that are naturally produced by the organs making up the body's endocrine system. 

Blogs

Managing the Side Effects of Hormonal Therapies for Breast Cancer [Webinar]
by Carolyn Vachani, MSN, RN, AOCN
October 17, 2013

National Physical Therapy Month
by OncoLink Team
October 18, 2019

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