Tag Archives: radiation risk

Women with breast cancer have long faced complicated choices about the best post-surgical course of treatment, as discussed in this column from medical researchers published in The Conversation. One particular concern has been the traditional daily radiation therapy many women … Continue reading

Posted in Breast Cancer Surgery, Dr. Jay Harness Expertise, Information Strength, Radiation Therapy, Research News, Video, We Live You®: The Latest | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off

László Tabár, M.D., F.A.C.R. (Hon), is an expert in breast cancer screening and mammography. Further to our discussion on this page of the Canadian Mammography Study recently published in the British Medical Journal / BMJ, watch as Dr. Tabár discusses … Continue reading

Posted in Information Strength, International Authority, Mammograms, Research News, Video, We Live You®: The Latest | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off

Medicine has long known that radiation treatment for breast cancer can increase a woman’s risk of heart disease. But quantifying the added risk has been less clear. A new study finds that for most women the risk is modest, and … Continue reading

Posted in Dr. Jay Harness Expertise, Information Strength, Radiation Therapy, Research News, We Live You®: The Latest | Tagged | Comments Off

If you’re a woman who’s ever worried about getting a mammogram, you have one less reason to be nervous. A study shows radiation from mammograms don’t increase your chances for cancer, in this report from ABC 4 News: As breast … Continue reading

Posted in Mammograms, orange county breast cancer surgeon, orange county breast cancer surgery, Research News, Video | Tagged , | Comments Off

If you’re a woman who’s ever worried about getting a mammogram due to radiation risk, a new study shows radiation from mammograms don’t increase your chances for cancer. The study, published in the monthly medical journal Radiology [click on summary … Continue reading

Posted in Mammograms, orange county breast cancer surgeon, orange county breast cancer surgery, Radiation Therapy, Research News, We Live You®: The Latest | Tagged , | Comments Off