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Once a year

Tuesday May 3rd Session No 27 (6 Left)

I have been looking forward to today with childish glee.

Every day when I climb on to the treatment table the radiologists take me through the same routine. 344 more words

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Radiotherapy more effective than chemotherapy for early stage II testicular cancer

European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology (ESTRO). ScienceDaily. Published online: 2 May 2016.

Image of photomicrograph showing testicular seminoma.

A large study of testicular cancer patients has shown that radiation therapy is a better treatment than chemotherapy for patients with stage IIa disease (where one or more regional lymph nodes contain cancer cells but they are less than 2cms in diameter).

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Twice upon a time

Monday, May 2nd Rest day
French version

No treatment today as it’s a bank holiday. So once again today’s blog is by my French partner who is matching me step for step on this journey through the RT quarter.

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The Big C and Me (14)

I’m taking Donald on a day trip – to Manchester. Not just Donald but Elvis too and the Loch Ness monster, Richard III, some Thai monks and 132 years of history. 396 more words

Cancer

Ignorance is not bliss 

Friday April 29 Session No 26 (7 to go)
Version française

There’s a new publicity campaign running to try to stop men ignoring prostate cancer. 447 more words

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