March 2014

The median isn't the message

The Median Isn't the Message by Stephen Jay Gould - an empowering personal story of statistics and cancer.

Yoga boosts quality of life and helps reduce radiation therapy side effects

Yoga improves the quality of life of women undergoing radiotherapy for breast cancer better than the use of simple stretching exercises alone, according to a study published online in the Journal of Clinical Oncology. It also appears to control patients' cortisol levels, which can lead to better outcomes.

Radiotherapy An Underrated Cancer Tool

In the United Kingdom, a high-level governmental pledge that guaranteed radiotherapy to all cancer patients who needed it has fallen short of expectations, a new report acknowledges.
Category News

Gafchromic Film workshop at ARO

Dr DAVID F. LEWIS will be presenting a Radiochromic Film and Dosimetry Workshop at Auckland Radiation Oncology, on 17th March 2014 from 10am - 1pm.