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2014-02-16 23:02:49

RF Safe's website has started publicly tracking illnesses such as brain tumors, breast cancer, birth defects, right down to migraines and fatigue. This health effects registry is designed so that people, harmed the most, can be united in a single strong voice for safer wireless technologies and reducing exposure to cell phone radiation. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) February 16, 2014 RF Safe is encouraging everyone that suffers from health effects related to electro sensitivity from...

2014-02-14 23:24:38

The latest state-of-the-art linear accelerator at the Breast Health Center at Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center will provide a precise, effective way of delivering radiation therapy directly to cancer—right down to the millimeter. Ogdensburg, NY (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 Radiation therapy, a popular, safe method for eradicating cancer cells that may be still be present after surgery, plays an important role in treating all stages of breast cancer. Traditional radiation therapy uses...

2014-02-13 23:23:09

Swiss researchers say ability to control radiation beams means longer remission and lower recurrence. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) February 13, 2014 Surviving Mesothelioma is reporting on a new study in Radiation Oncology comparing two methods of modern radiotherapy for malignant pleural mesothelioma. 3D Conformal Radiotherapy (3DCRT) allows doctors to sculpt radiation to the size and shape of the mesothelioma tumor, hitting the targeted tumor with higher dozes while minimizing radiation to...

2014-02-12 23:32:04

Morton Walker wrote “Natural Cancer Remedies that Work” to help people cure and prevent cancer. The site abb2u.com has presented a review to show whether this report is worth reading. (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 Morton Walker wrote “Natural Cancer Remedies that Work ” to help people cure and prevent cancer. During their treatment, they will not need any prescription, radiation, chemotherapy or surgery. While conventional cancer treatments tend to dangerous and expensive, this...

2014-02-12 23:26:13

Brain Tumors are now the leading cancer that causes death in children and the rate adults are getting brain tumors on the same side of the head as their mobile is held now has many questioning cell phone radiation safety. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) February 12, 2014 Could cell phone radiation from towers, wifi and wireless hand-held devices be responsible for a shocking increase in brain tumors over the last 10 years? According to the Brain Tumor Foundation of Canada, brain tumors are...

2014-02-11 12:24:33

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Five years after having proton therapy for early- and intermediate-risk prostate cancer, 99 percent of men are living cancer-free and with excellent quality of life, according to a University of Florida Proton Therapy Institute study published today. Three-quarters of those with high-risk prostate cancer are also disease-free. The study, published in today's online edition of the International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology...

2014-02-10 23:24:46

Pilot program out of Victoria, Australia shows promise by recommending higher doses of radiotherapy for the treatment of mesothelioma cancer. St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) February 10, 2014 A radiation oncologist in Victoria, Australia says a tested radiation technique may improve the life expectancy for mesothelioma patients. The technique involves administering high doses of radiotherapy to decrease the activity of tumor masses. These high doses are considered much higher than conventional...

2014-02-06 23:24:42

MarketReportsOnline.com offers "Global Proton Therapy Market: Trends & Opportunities (2013-2018)" report to its research store. It provides detailed analysis of the global proton therapy market. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) February 06, 2014 Proton therapy or proton beam therapy is a highly precise method of radiotherapy. The treatment is suitable for all patients regardless of age and as proton-therapy technology is continually advancing, features such as rotational gantries,...

2014-02-05 20:26:50

ViewRay System Expands Treatment Options for Cancer Patients CLEVELAND, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The ViewRay(TM) system, the world's first and only MRI-guided radiation therapy system, is being used to treat patients at Siteman Cancer Center at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Mo. The ViewRay system provides a patented combination of simultaneous radiation therapy delivery and continuous magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) for the...

2014-02-04 12:28:49

Outpatient program delivers radiation therapy in modern, healing setting LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The North Shore-LIJ Cancer Institute today announced the opening of a $47 million, 30,000-square-feet facility offering comprehensive outpatient radiation therapy in a sleekly-designed and calming setting. North Shore-LIJ's Department of Radiation Medicine, which provides a wide range of radiation oncology services to adults and children, has relocated...


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