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Breast cancer patients can use antiperspirants during radiotherapy

Women undergoing daily radiation therapy for breast cancer are commonly told they should not use antiperspirant for fear that it could cause greater radiation damage to the skin, but a new study from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania shows that advice is not based on sound science. 762 more words


End of Part Two.

Today marks 1172 days since cancer came into our family. 1168 days since my husband and I walked through the doors of this hospital, hand in hand, for the very first time. 304 more words



Comme je vous ai promis, ici je vais vous parler de la radiothérapie. Cette technique utilise des rayonnements ionisants (rayons X ou radioactivité, y compris les rayons gamma ou les particules alpha), généralement dans le cadre d’un traitement contre le cancer pour contrôler ou tuer des cellules malignes – selon wikipedia. 1,284 more words


One Fried Tit and a Healing Scab.

For two years, my husband and I went back and forth to the cancer hospital, through roadworks, down motorways, along side roads, and always into the same bloody car park. 1,635 more words



As I promised, here you have the post talking about radiotherapy. It uses ionizing radiation (X-rays or radioactivity, including gamma rays or alpha particles), generally as part of cancer treatment to control or kill malignant cells – according to wikipedia. 1,101 more words


PhilHealth Benefits and More Part 2: Outpatient Benefits

Outpatient benefits are applied on hospital visits that are less than 24 hours and without the need for confinement.  Today’s article will focus on such benefits afforded by Philhealth to its contributing members and their dependents. 439 more words


Paul is one of our patients at the Hallwang clinic who shares his experience inside and outside the clinic

Donate Towards My Cancer Treatment – Trying To Beat Cancer

Dear blog readers, here another story from one of our patients, Paul, at the Hallwang clinic… 174 more words