When going through prostate cancer treatment, being able to maintain a high quality of life is important to patients. In this recent study, Brachytherapy and External Beam Radiation Therapy plus Brachytherapy were compared to determine which option resulted in better patient outcomes and a higher quality of life.
Make your own personal care and household products to steer away from potentially toxic chemicals used in commercially made personal care and household products.
As a radiation oncologist, I cannot stress enough the importance of cancer screening tests. The implementation of cancer detection tests has greatly reduced deaths from certain types of cancer. And while effective screening tests are not yet available for every cancer, others including cervical, breast, and colon cancer, have seen a sharp decline in mortality rates due to routine screening tests.