June 2003 Issue

When Herbs and Chemo Don’t Mix

Many women are turning to black cohosh (Cimicifuga racemosa) to ease menopausal symptoms. But if you’re a woman being treated for breast cancer, this herbal remedy may have unintended consequences, warn researchers from the Yale University School of Medicine.

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