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Brain tumor and tension

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Is it possible that brain tumor condition worsens if that person takes tension regarding his personal life or relationships? Is there any connection between brain tumor treatment and social tensions?

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replied September 4th, 2009
Brain Cancer Answer A7205
The link between stress and cancer development (or cancer recurrence) continues to be debated, as there is clinical data both supporting and not supporting such a link. However, we do know that the immune system is very important in preventing both cancer development and cancer recurrence, and severe stress is known to suppress the immune system.

I will be covering this topic in more detail in my next book ("A Cancer Prevention Guide for the Human Race"), which should be available in early 2010.

Sincerely/ Robert A. Wascher, MD, FACS

A landmark, evidence-based guide to a healthy cancer-prevention lifestyle, based on cutting-edge cancer research.
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