January 25, 2023
Innovations in Breast Cancer Radiation Therapy
Approximately 1 in 8 U.S. women will develop breast cancer over the course of her lifetime. It’s a sobering statistic, but today, there’s a lot more hope for survival – thanks to advances in treatment options. Olga Villaverde is joined by Dr. Maria-Amelia Rodrigues, a Radiation Oncologist with Miami Cancer Institute, part of Baptist Health South Florida, for a closer look at an innovative breast cancer radiation therapy that enables physicians to shape radiation to the tumor, minimizing the dose to healthy tissue.
Stay tuned for the latest innovations in health and nutrition.
We are joined by Dr. Sivan Kinberg, Director of the Pediatric Intestinal Rehabilitation Center at Columbia University in New York, to learn about the importance of fatty acids and calories in parenteral nutrition.
In order for a wound to heal efficiently, the skin has a sophisticated reparative process that must occur. Stay tuned.