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- A new study published by the American Cancer Society finds that high tech proton therapy achieves remarkable local control for patients with nasal cavity and paranasal sinus cancers, as well as having the potential to improve the therapeutic ratio in these malignancies.
- Pediatric patients deserve the best chance. A 10-year-old British boy diagnosed with a cancerous brain tumor, may have to go to Germany for a six-week course of proton beam therapy, since the medical resources for PT are still insufficient where he lives.https://www.chroniclelive.co.uk/news/north-east-news/newcastle-boy-brain-tumour-denton-17837852
- The Annual Report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer published by the American Cancer Society states that “Although overall cancer death rates continue to decline, incidence rates are leveling off among males and are increasing slightly among females. These trends reflect population changes in cancer risk factors, screening test use, diagnostic practices, and treatment advances.”
- After a very long year of chemotherapy and proton therapy, five-year-old Harri Cooke has beaten the rare cancer known as Ewing’s Sarcoma and now wants to grow up to become a ninja. https://www.gloucestershirelive.co.uk/news/gloucester-news/five-year-old-hero-who-3930335
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