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How CyberKnife Is Helping Prostate Cancer Deaths Decline

How CyberKnife Is Helping Prostate Cancer Deaths Decline

by Crystal (SU)
According to the American Cancer Society’s Cancer Facts & Figures 2018, an estimated 1,735,350 new cancer cases will be diagnosed this year and over 609,000 cancer deaths will occur in the U.S. alone. Despite these sobering numbers, however, the death rate from cancer is in decline from what it was 25 years ago thanks to steady reductions in the number of smokers and advances in early detection and treatment.

CyberKnife Changing The Way Prostate Cancer is Treated: Mark’s Story

CyberKnife Changing The Way Prostate Cancer is Treated: Mark’s Story

by ih-cmp admin
Why I Chose CyberKnife Over Surgery or Other Types of Radiation Therapy & The CyberKnife Center of Miami

CyberKnife vs. Proton Therapy

CyberKnife vs. Proton Therapy

by Crystal (SU)
If you have prostate cancer and have done your homework, you may know that Proton Therapy is an advanced form of particle therapy that uses low doses of radiation beams to destroy diseased tissue – and is known for its precision and minimal side effects. So how is it any different from the CyberKnife® system?

How Soon is Prostate Cancer Detected

How Soon is Prostate Cancer Detected

by Crystal (SU)
For American men, prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death behind lung cancer.

How Prostate Cancer is Diagnosed

How Prostate Cancer is Diagnosed

by Crystal (SU)
If you are a man over the age of 50, now is a good time to consider getting screened for prostate cancer. Before the age of 50, prostate cancer is fairly rare, but with each year, your risk goes up. By age 80, the odds of a male in the United States being diagnosed with prostate cancer is one in two.