1st Round of Chemo has Begun

(Picture L to R - Mrs. Alma J. Cameron (mom), Elmer Jones (lil counsin) and Mrs V. Jones (aunt/mom's sister))  Monday, my Aunt --non smoker-- had her 1st round of Chemo for Stage IIIA Lung Cancer. She is taking a new mix of drugs that have minimum side effects (Carboplatin & Alimta combo). The treatment went well

Recent Treatment Advances in Radiation Oncology

Upcoming Insights Into Cancer lecture: RECENT TREATMENT ADVANCES IN RADIATION ONCOLOGY - Tuesday July 13, 2010: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Dr. Percy Lee, MD, UCLA Assistant Professor, radiation oncologist and researcher, discusses radiation therapy as an integral component in the fight against cancer and how recent advances have allowed radiation oncologists to target cancer