31
JAN
2011

Light Therapy For Early-Stage Laryngeal Cancer Is A Voice-Saver

Light, or photodynamic, therapy can help preserve the voice and vocal cord function for patients with early stage laryngeal (voice box) cancer, according to a study from Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit. “Photodynamic therapy is an effective treatment for early laryngeal...
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19
AUG
2009

Green Light Given To Develop Proton Therapy Services In England

England has taken its first steps to providing an advanced form of radiotherapy to patients, Health Minister Ann Keen announced recently. Hospitals are being invited to bid to provide Proton Beam Therapy, which can cure tumours without damaging vital organs. For patients,...
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30
JUN
2009

Light Therapy Offers New Hope For Breast Cancer Patients

A groundbreaking non-invasive breast cancer treatment will be unveiled at this year’s Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition . Scientists led by world-renowned breast cancer expert, Mr Mo Keshtgar, are the first to use photodynamic therapy (PDT) to treat what is now the...
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