Archive for January 18, 2018
No one wants to be diagnosed with any kind of cancer. The problem is that many people get the news that they have developed cancer every year. Every year, in the United States, for every 100,000 people, there are 454.8 new cases. The good news about this situation is that more and more therapies and treatments are being developed all of the time. One therapy that has come a long way in recent years is proton treatment.
What is proton treatment?
Proton cancer treatment is a lot like traditional radiation therapy. Both kinds of treatment use radiation to keep the tumor cells from being able to divide and reproduce. Proton treatments are a lot more targeted than the traditional radiation therapies that are in use today. Continue Reading No Comments