Radiation therapy for prostate cancer: What to expect

Radiation therapy for prostate cancer: What to expect

I’m Dr. Danny Vesprini, Radiation Oncologist at Sunnybrook, and Assistant Professor in the Department of Radiation Oncology at the University of Toronto. I treat prostate cancer and other malignancies. Prostate cancer is the most common malgnancy diagnosed in men in North America. The two main options of treatment are either radical prostatectomy with surgery or

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Chronic Migraine – Not Just Another Headache

Chronic Migraine – Not Just Another Headache

Hello and welcome to the program. I’m your host Neal Howard here on Health Professional Radio. You know, everyone gets a headache from time to time whether it’s a tension headache or the most disabling of all that ‘Migraine’. But when you get frequent migraines every month, you may actually have a neurological condition called

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Guy’s Cancer – Changing Cancer Care

Guy’s Cancer – Changing Cancer Care

Guy’s Cancer to me means the very best in cancer care delivered by world-leading clinical teams allied to cutting-edge research and all delivered in an uplifting environment has been designed by patients for patients. To have been listened to and and this is the result, you know, I just find it overwhelming actually. To be

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Immunolight: a novel cancer therapy

Immunolight: a novel cancer therapy

There’s a curious little molecule called psoralen – it’s a naturally occurring compound in many plants, and that compound is inert until it sees a wavelength of ultraviolet light. When it sees ultraviolet light, the compound gets activated and it seems to engender a rather profound immune response. Immunolight really started with the notion of

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SECOND OPINION | PANCREATIC CANCER | BCBS | Full Episode

SECOND OPINION | PANCREATIC CANCER | BCBS | Full Episode

>>ANNOUNCER: “SECOND OPINION” IS BROUGHT TO YOU BY BLUECROSS BLUESHIELD. ACCEPTED IN ALL 50 STATES. BLUECROSS BLUESHIELD. LIVE FEARLESS.>>ANNOUNCER: “SECOND OPINION” IS PRODUCED IN CONJUNCTION WITH U.R. MEDICINE, PART OF UNIVERSITY OF ROCHESTER MEDICAL CENTER, ROCHESTER, NEW YORK.>>DR. PETER SALGO: THIS IS “SECOND OPINION,” AND I’M YOUR HOST, DR. PETER SALGO. THIS WEEK, MYTH OR

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