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Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT) vs Conventional Radiotherapy

Contributed by: Dr Lee Kuo Ann
12 September, 2019

An advanced form of radiotherapy called stereotactic body radiation therapy is offering better chances of success. Learn its advantages over...

Cancer Cachexia (Wasting Syndrome): Diagnosis, Management & Prevention

12 September, 2019

Cachexia refers to severe loss of weight, fatigue & weakness resulting from muscle atrophy, is one of the most common...

Radiotherapy (Radiation Therapy): How it Works & What’s Involved?

Contributed by: Dr Edward Yang Tuck Loong
15 August, 2019

Radiotherapy is an established way of treating cancer. Parkway Cancer Centre’s Dr Edward Yang looks at how it works and...

Managing Eating Problems During Cancer Treatment

15 August, 2019

Undergoing treatment for cancer can result in side effects that affect eating, drinking & digestion. Learn how to manage them...

Oncology Nurse Story: Finding a True Calling

15 August, 2019

Nursing was not Ms Huang Jing’s first choice for a career. She had not intended to be a nurse, but...

Palliative Radiation Treatment: For Better Quality of Life

Contributed by: Dr Edward Yang Tuck Loong
15 August, 2019

Dr Edward Yang from Parkway Cancer Centre looks at how palliative radiation treatment can help patients manage symptoms of cancer...

Why Cancer Recurrence Happens?

Contributed by: Dr See Hui Ti
9 July, 2019

One reason why recurrence happens is that the original treatment did not fully remove or destroy all the cancer cells....

Chief Representative of CanHOPE Hanoi: Pham Hong Linh Shares her Story

9 July, 2019

‘What more can I do?’ - This is the question that keeps Pham Hong Linh, the Chief Representative of the...

About Sarcomas: Diagnosis & Treatment

Contributed by: Dr Richard Quek
9 July, 2019

Dr Richard Quek from Parkway Cancer Centre and Dr Leon Foo from Island Orthopaedic Consultants talk about how this tumour...