Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.
James Wm. Forsythe, MD, HMD 
Board Certified Medical Oncologist 
Integrative Medical Oncologist 
Board Certified Internal ...
Sexuality and Cancer 
• Top Ten Take Home Points: 
1. The major and minor hormone-driven cancers 
2. The major goals of ho...
“Pauses” in Life 
3
Sexuality and Cancer 
Hormone-Driven Cancers 
Major Cancers Minor Cancers 
Breast Cancers Renal Cell Cancers 
Prostate Can...
Sexuality and Cancer 
Major Goals of BHR Therapies 
• All hormones except cortisone decrease with age 
from peak 20-25 yrs...
Hormone Replacement 
6
Sexuality and Cancer 
Safe Hormones for Cancer Patients 
• Estrogens 
- Estrone (E1) NEVER use 
- Estradiol (E2) use with ...
Sexuality and Cancer 
Safe Hormones for Cancer Patients (cont.) 
• Progesterone 
- Safe to use in PR positive Breast CA 
-...
Sexuality and Cancer 
Safe Hormones for Cancer Patients (cont.) 
• Testosterone 
- Useful in Stage IV Breast CA with Bone ...
BHRT 
10
Sexuality and Cancer 
Safe Hormones for Cancer Patients (cont.) 
• Glucocorticoids 
- Useful in primary/metastatic CNS can...
Sexuality and Cancer 
Safe Hormones for Cancer Patients (cont.) 
• Aromatase Inhibitors 
- Available as: Femara, Arimidex,...
Sexuality and Cancer 
13
Sexuality and Cancer 
Reversing Life’s “Pauses” 
• Major Pauses: 
- Menopause age 45-55 
- Andropause age 45-65 
- Somatop...
Menopause 
15
Andropause 
16
Somatopause 
17
Sexuality and Cancer 
Reversing Life’s “Pauses” (cont.) 
• Minor Pauses: 
- Cardiopause - heart 
- Thyropause - thyroid 
-...
Sexuality and Cancer 
Self Wellness Planning 
• Limit Stressful Situations 
• Eat Organic Foods 
• Limit Simple Sugars and...
Moderate Exercise 
20
Sexuality and Cancer 
Self Wellness Planning (cont.) 
• Consider HGH 
• Detox regularly – far infrared & chelation and jui...
Sexuality and Cancer 
Male and Female Enhancers 
• Male Libido 
- ED Rx Drugs: 
- Viagra, Levitra and Cialis 
- Testostero...
Viagra 
23
Sexuality and Cancer 
Male Enhancers (cont.) 
- Natural Aphrodisiacs: 
- Horney Goat Weed - Yohimbe Bark 
- L-Arginine - D...
Natural Enhancers 
25
Sexuality and Cancer 
Female Enhancers (cont.) 
• Female Libido: 
- A Romantic Partner 
- A romantic atmosphere/ambiance 
...
Female Enhancer 
27
Sexuality and Cancer 
Female Enhancers (cont.) 
• Natural Aphrodisiacs: 
- MACA - DHEA 
- Gingseng - Black Cohosh 
- Ginkg...
Natural Aphrodisiac 
29
Sexuality and Cancer 
Major Reasons for Reduced Libido 
• Male and Female 
- Worry about cancer 
- Poor self-image 
- Fati...
Sexuality and Cancer 
Major Reasons for Reduced Libido 
• Male and Female 
- Pain problems 
- Lowest priority 
- Vaginal d...
Low Libido 
32
Sexuality and Cancer 
Natural Energy Enhancers 
• Supplements Improving Energy: 
- Resveratrol - Vit B-12 
- Alpha Lipoic ...
Sexuality and Cancer 
Falling In Love Again 
• Pray together 
• Write love letters to each other 
• Re-do wedding vows 
• ...
Romancing 
35
Dr. Forsythe’s New Books 
36 
DrForsythe.com or Amazon.com
Dr. Forsythe’s Books 
• Suzanne Somers’ number one best 
sellers: KNOCKOUT, Interviews 
with Doctors who are Curing 
Cance...
Sexuality and Cancer 
Slide presentation will be 
available at: 
www.DrForsythe.com 
eforsythe@sbcglobal.net 
1-877-789-07...
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

Sexuality and cancer

2,370 views

Published on

Sexuality and Cancer

  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

Sexuality and cancer

  1. 1. James Wm. Forsythe, MD, HMD Board Certified Medical Oncologist Integrative Medical Oncologist Board Certified Internal Medicine Certified in Homeopathy info@DrForsythe.com RenoWellnessDr@yahoo.com Sexuality and Cancer 1 www.DrForsythe.com www.CenturyWellness.com
  2. 2. Sexuality and Cancer • Top Ten Take Home Points: 1. The major and minor hormone-driven cancers 2. The major goals of hormonal balancing 3. The hormones that are safe for cancer patients 4. Hormone blockers used in different cancers 5. Understanding the major “pauses” in life 6. Helping cancer patients improving their libido 7. Major reasons for loss of sexual drive in cancer 8. The fifteen steps to wellness 9. The best supplements for energy 10. Falling in love again 2
  3. 3. “Pauses” in Life 3
  4. 4. Sexuality and Cancer Hormone-Driven Cancers Major Cancers Minor Cancers Breast Cancers Renal Cell Cancers Prostate Cancers Testicular Cancers Ovarian Cancers Cervical Cancers Uterine Cancers Melanoma Cancers Peritoneal Cancers 4
  5. 5. Sexuality and Cancer Major Goals of BHR Therapies • All hormones except cortisone decrease with age from peak 20-25 yrs. • HGH is highest in infancy and peaks at 25 yrs. • Cortisone rises until ages 45-55 yrs. then continues up-ward because of personal stressors • Returning hormonal levels to peak age 25 • Estrogens increase from day 1-14 during cycle • Progesterone increases day 14-28 during cycle • In pregnancy progesterone is the dominant hormone 5
  6. 6. Hormone Replacement 6
  7. 7. Sexuality and Cancer Safe Hormones for Cancer Patients • Estrogens - Estrone (E1) NEVER use - Estradiol (E2) use with caution - Estriol (E3) use with caution - Avoid in uterine and ovarian cancers - DES older usage in prostate cancer - Avoid synthetic estrogens (Premarin & Prempro) 7
  8. 8. Sexuality and Cancer Safe Hormones for Cancer Patients (cont.) • Progesterone - Safe to use in PR positive Breast CA - Useful in Renal Cell CA - Useful in Uterine CA - Useful in Peritoneal CA - Excellent appetite enhancer - Excellent for insomnia 8
  9. 9. Sexuality and Cancer Safe Hormones for Cancer Patients (cont.) • Testosterone - Useful in Stage IV Breast CA with Bone mets - Use cautiously in Prostate CA in CR - Use in MDS and Aplastic Anemias for rbc growth • DHEA - Women 10 mg / day, men 25 mg / day - Useful in Adrenal “Burn-out” - Safe in most cancers - Mother of male and female sex hormones 9
  10. 10. BHRT 10
  11. 11. Sexuality and Cancer Safe Hormones for Cancer Patients (cont.) • Glucocorticoids - Useful in primary/metastatic CNS cancers - Useful in NHL, HD, CLL and Myeloma - Useful in Prostate Chemo Protocols • Tamoxifen (estrogen blocker) - Useful in premenopausal ER positive Breast CA - Useful in Uterine and Ovarian Cancers - Useful in Melanoma CA 11
  12. 12. Sexuality and Cancer Safe Hormones for Cancer Patients (cont.) • Aromatase Inhibitors - Available as: Femara, Arimidex, Aromasin and Faslodex - Blocks Adrenal Estrogens • Testosterone Blockers - Available as: Casodex, Flutamide and Zytiga - Useful in hormone-sensitive Prostate CA • LHRH - Pituitary Blockers for hormone sensitive Prostate CA - Useful in ER positive –premenopausal Breast CA 12
  13. 13. Sexuality and Cancer 13
  14. 14. Sexuality and Cancer Reversing Life’s “Pauses” • Major Pauses: - Menopause age 45-55 - Andropause age 45-65 - Somatopause age 40-90 14
  15. 15. Menopause 15
  16. 16. Andropause 16
  17. 17. Somatopause 17
  18. 18. Sexuality and Cancer Reversing Life’s “Pauses” (cont.) • Minor Pauses: - Cardiopause - heart - Thyropause - thyroid - Osteopause – bones - Dermatopause – skin - Immunopause – immune system - Electropause - CNS 18
  19. 19. Sexuality and Cancer Self Wellness Planning • Limit Stressful Situations • Eat Organic Foods • Limit Simple Sugars and High Glycemic Foods • Exercise in moderation 5-6 days per week • Get 7-8 hrs sleep / nite • Take proper supplements • Avoid hospitals and BIG Pharma • Limit high dose radiological procedures • Consider BHRT 19
  20. 20. Moderate Exercise 20
  21. 21. Sexuality and Cancer Self Wellness Planning (cont.) • Consider HGH • Detox regularly – far infrared & chelation and juicing • Avoid silver amalgams • Use digestive enzymes/pro-biotics • Avoid illegal drugs, smoking and alcohol • Consider natural lipid supplements – Omega 3’s • Avoid excessive sun exposure • Eat healthy oils ( Flaxseed, Safflower and Sunflower) • Maintain normal BMI 21
  22. 22. Sexuality and Cancer Male and Female Enhancers • Male Libido - ED Rx Drugs: - Viagra, Levitra and Cialis - Testosterone Cream 10-12% - Injectable testosterone every 4-7 days - Injectable HGH at hour of sleep 22
  23. 23. Viagra 23
  24. 24. Sexuality and Cancer Male Enhancers (cont.) - Natural Aphrodisiacs: - Horney Goat Weed - Yohimbe Bark - L-Arginine - Damiana Leaves - Pumpkin Seed - Muira Puana - DHEA - MACA Root - Korean Ginseng - Ginkgo Biloba - Vit E - Zinc 24
  25. 25. Natural Enhancers 25
  26. 26. Sexuality and Cancer Female Enhancers (cont.) • Female Libido: - A Romantic Partner - A romantic atmosphere/ambiance - Flowers, Candy and Alcohol - Prolonged Foreplay - Toys 26
  27. 27. Female Enhancer 27
  28. 28. Sexuality and Cancer Female Enhancers (cont.) • Natural Aphrodisiacs: - MACA - DHEA - Gingseng - Black Cohosh - Ginkgo Biloba - Wild Yam Root - Horney Goat Weed - Zinc - Vit E - False Unicorn Root - Chaste Tree Berry - Testosterone Cream 2-3% - L-Arginine (BHRT) 28
  29. 29. Natural Aphrodisiac 29
  30. 30. Sexuality and Cancer Major Reasons for Reduced Libido • Male and Female - Worry about cancer - Poor self-image - Fatigue and energy loss - Narcotic drowsiness and disinterest - Anemia - Adverse reactions to chemo - Loss of appetite 30
  31. 31. Sexuality and Cancer Major Reasons for Reduced Libido • Male and Female - Pain problems - Lowest priority - Vaginal dryness/dyspareunia - Depression and fear of dying - Persistent nausea/vomiting/diarrhea/constipation 31
  32. 32. Low Libido 32
  33. 33. Sexuality and Cancer Natural Energy Enhancers • Supplements Improving Energy: - Resveratrol - Vit B-12 - Alpha Lipoic Acid - Folic Acid - Una de Gato - Magnesium - CO-Q-10 - Arginine Alpha KG - DHEA - L-Glutathione - MACA - Korean Ginseng - Testosterone Cream or injection 33
  34. 34. Sexuality and Cancer Falling In Love Again • Pray together • Write love letters to each other • Re-do wedding vows • Spend quality time together • Communicate your worries and desires • Be lovable • Good hygiene • Enjoy each other-couples massage • Date night • Romantic get away 34
  35. 35. Romancing 35
  36. 36. Dr. Forsythe’s New Books 36 DrForsythe.com or Amazon.com
  37. 37. Dr. Forsythe’s Books • Suzanne Somers’ number one best sellers: KNOCKOUT, Interviews with Doctors who are Curing Cancer (single chapter) & BREAKTHROUGH, Eight Steps to Wellness • Alternative Medicine Definitive Guide to Cancer (single chapter) • Dr. Forsythe’s Natural Remedies • Natural Pain Killers • Take Control of Your Cancer-Kindle 2nd edition • The Forsythe Anti-Cancer Diet • About Death from a Cancer Doctor’s Perspective • The Healing Power of Sleep • Sleep and Grow Young • Emergency Radiation Medical handbook, The Essential mandatory Guide for Citizens and Responders to Nuclear Events • Complete Pain-Forget Everything You Thought You Knew About Pain • Understanding and Surviving Obama Care • Anti-Aging Cures 37
  38. 38. Sexuality and Cancer Slide presentation will be available at: www.DrForsythe.com eforsythe@sbcglobal.net 1-877-789-0707 1-775-827-0707 38

×