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Exercise to Beat Cancer

Exercise to Beat Cancer

30 minutes a day. 3 or 4 days a week. That is all it takes to drastically reduce your risk of cancer. …And reduce your risk of heart disease and diabetes and improve your overall health…but I’m a cancer doc, so we will focus on 

Breast Cancer Surgery Options

Breast Cancer Surgery Options

If you are reading this it is likely that you or a loved one has been diagnosed with breast cancer and you have some tough decisions to make. You’ve just been told you have cancer. Your head is probably spinning. And your surgeon wants to 

Radiation Therapy for Prostate Cancer

Radiation Therapy for Prostate Cancer

For most men with prostate cancer, surgery or radiation offer identical chances of cure.

While it is nice to have options, many prostate cancer patients become overwhelmed when trying to decide what treatment is the best choice for their unique situation.

Because the cure rate is the same, the choice of treatment comes down to which procedure (and subsequent side effects) the patient is most comfortable with.

This video provides an excellent introduction to radiation therapy for the treatment of prostate cancer.

I hope you find it useful in helping you decide which treatment is right for you.