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Halfway There-Radiation pt. 2

A quiz:

1. What’s the geographic center of the US?

2.  If I tunnel through the earth, where would I be?

3.  Side effects from 13 radiation treatments? 135 more words


Dylan's Nuclear storm

I met Dylan in Noosa and he was photographing surfers. He is an amazing photographer so when he told me about his “nuclear project” I thought we should talk about it. 617 more words


Today, I would like to tell you a story about the many ways that you will be killed.  Which way would like to die?  Fast or Slow?  325 more words

Another Day In Paradise

Tales from the Chemo Suite

Life has been good to me of late. I guess that’s why I haven’t written in a while. I’ve been busy—living my “normal” life. Not my “cancer” life. 1,359 more words

Palliative (and non-palliative) radiation therapy in late-stage prostate cancer today

The role of radiation therapy in the management of men with advanced (i.e., metastatic and castration-resistant) forms of prostate cancer has been evolving over the past 5 years or so. 392 more words


Radiation Diatribe Part 2

Hey, not to be a total downer or anything, but I thought I would add some scientific data to my last post on radiation.

First of all, millisievert (mSv) is the name of the scientific unit of measurement for a radiation dose. 204 more words

CT Scans