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Radiation Reduction: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

Radiation is often a necessary evil in the diagnosis and treatment of many medical issues.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Amy Hara discusses efforts to lower radiation exposure. To listen, click the link below. Radiation Reduction

Created by Joel Streed

Caring for Skin During and After Radiation

Cancer-related fatigue: Create a personal exercise plan Cancer fatigue can be overwhelming and intense. One of the most effective ways to address it is with exercise. How to care for skin during and after radiation Most side effects from radiation therapy are limited to the area being treated and go [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Cancer Treatment for Women: Possible Sexual Side Effects

Treatment key to living with metastatic bone cancer Metastatic bone cancer usually can't be cured; instead, the goals are to provide pain relief and control further spread through treatment. Cancer treatment for women: Possible sexual side effects Cancer treatment can cause physical changes that make having sex more difficult. Find [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

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