July – 2010 – My Cancer Advisor

Archive for July, 2010

Jul 26 2010
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Pancreatic Cancer Needs an Experienced Medical Team

Expert Analysis Highlights: Radiation and surgery components of treatment for pancreatic cancer are highly complex Data indicate that rates of postoperative mortality are directly related to the surgi...

Jul 26 2010
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What is Stereotactic Radiation Treatments for Lung Tumors?

Expert Analysis Highlights: While conventionally, radiation treatments for lung cancer were given in 25-35 treatments, stereotactic approaches usually use only 1-5 treatments It was in patients with p...

Jul 26 2010
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What is Radiation Treatment Like?

Expert Analysis Highlights: This video provides patients with the chance to see what actually happens during the course of radiation treatment On a daily bases there is no pain or discomfort with the ...

Jul 22 2010
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Acupuncture to Treat Hot Flashes Instead of Drug Therapy?

Expert Analysis Highlights: There is some evidence, although somewhat controversial, that acupuncture can be effective in reducing frequency of hot flashes A small, 12-week study concluded “Acupunct...

Jul 7 2010
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The Day Before Surgery
Jul 6 2010
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Does Soda Cause Cancer?

Expert Analysis Highlights: While drinks like soda are notoriously loaded with sugar, the direct impact on pancreas cancer remains unknown Attention on drinks and cancer began when a flawed study from...

Jul 1 2010
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Study Finds Straight Talk About Dying Improves Patient’s Quality of Life