Articles for Tag: "radiation"

Are some early stage breast cancers overtreated? 
Are some early stage breast cancers overtreated?
For some women diagnosed with stage 0, experts say there may be other options.
Fertility preservation options key for young cancer patients 
Fertility preservation options key for young cancer patients
About 33 percent of males reported making these arrangements, a rate almost five times higher than females.
Honoring cancer survivors, caregivers and families  Featured
Honoring cancer survivors, caregivers and families
In honor of National Cancer Survivors Day, one woman looks back on her journey.
The sun WILL come out tomorrow 
The sun WILL come out tomorrow
After seven months of gray skies, we’re just two months away from completing my son’s aggressive cancer treatment.
The day the sky turned gray 
The day the sky turned gray
Learn about one mom’s journey as her son battles cancer.
Can radiation doses be reduced? 
Can radiation doses be reduced?
Radiologists are studying whether or not the average amount of radiation during a CT scan could be lessened.
Does chemo define a cancer patient? 
Does chemo define a cancer patient?
Although chemo was not a part of my journey with cancer, every survivor has a different story.