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African-American Men and Lung Cancer

 

Check out this infographic from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) regarding African-American men and lung cancer.

 

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Studies Show CyberKnife Provides Excellent Prostate Cancer Survival Rates in Five or Fewer Sessions

 

Accuray Incorporated, developer and manufacturer of the CyberKnife® System, announced that published data from two multicenter studies using differing protocols provide consistent results and reinforce the use of the CyberKnife system for the effective management of low-and intermediate-risk prostate cancer.  The studies are the largest conducted to date evaluating stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) in […]

 

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Seven Things to Know About Getting a Mammogram

 

In honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, check out this infographic from the American Cancer Society to learn seven things to know about getting a mammogram.

 

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Why Should Women Consider CyberKnife Breast Treatment?

 

Watch Olusola Obayomi-Davies, M.D., radiation oncologist at Philadelphia CyberKnife, explain why women should consider CyberKnife treatment for breast cancer.

 

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How is CyberKnife Breast Radiation Different Than Traditional Breast Radiation Therapy Treatments?

 

Watch Olusola Obayomi-Davies, M.D., radiation oncologist at Philadelphia CyberKnife, explain how CyberKnife breast radiation is different from traditional breast radiation therapy treatments.

 

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What is Partial Breast Radiation?

 

Watch Olusola Obayomi-Davies, M.D., radiation oncologist at Philadelphia CyberKnife, explain what partial breast radiation is.

 

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Celebrating Cancer Survivors

 

June is National Cancer Survivor Month, a time to celebrate and recognize cancer survivors, inspire those recently diagnosed, and, most importantly, to celebrate life. During the month, cancer survivors and supporters in communities around the world unite to celebrate life and raise awareness of the challenges faced by cancer survivors. It is a time for […]

 

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Radiation Oncologists from China Visit Philadelphia Cyberknife to Observe Multidisciplinary Cancer Care Program

 

Philadelphia CyberKnife was recently selected as a reference site for a team of radiation oncologists visiting from Wenjiang District People’s Hospital in Chengdu, China. Philadelphia CyberKnife was chosen for the visit because it is a center known for its dedication to research and training.  The entire team at Philadelphia CyberKnife is committed to conducting research that […]

 

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The Role of Nutrition in Cancer Care

 

March is National Nutrition Month.  A nutrition education and information campaign, created by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, that focuses on the importance of making informed food choices and developing sound eating and physical activity habits. We all know that good nutrition is important for good health.  This statement is even truer for cancer […]

 

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Preventing Cancer

 

February is National Cancer Prevention Month.  If your New Year’s resolution to get healthy is already losing steam, now is a perfect time to give yourself a second chance.  Renew your efforts to make healthier choices by learning what you can do to help reduce your cancer risk. Research has shown that more than half […]

 

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