Friday Five: Breast cancer treatments and HRT with Professor Michael Baum
In this week’s Friday Five, Liz kicks off the beginning of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Leading breast cancer specialist, Professor Michael Baum, joins Liz to share interesting news of a successful treatment for breast cancer. He also discusses the confusion surrounding HRT, and explains why estrogen may actually lower the risk of breast cancer.
Stream the episode below, or download the recording via iTunes or Spotify.
Links mentioned in the episode
- Listen to Dr James A. Simon’s presentation on HRT
- Catch up on the podcast episode with Ruby Wax
- Read our interview with Kirsty Lang
- The breast cancer risks you need to know