Health officials are concerned about possible health effects from cell phone EMFs (electromagnetic fields) because some studies suggest that long-term cell phone use may increase the risk of brain cancer and other health problems.
Supernovas near Earth may have showered the planet with radiation that causes human evolution, according to a study.
A new study is reporting that Americans who undergo myocardial perfusion imaging tend to be exposed to more radiation when compared to patients from other countries.
Termed 'Suicide Gene Therapy' the technique can improve survival by 20 percent, researchers claim.
New study presented at San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium yielded data which suggest that early breast cancer treatment by way of breast conserving surgery with radiation leads to higher survival rate among patients than mastectomy does.
Exposure to radioactive iodine is associated with more aggressive forms of thyroid cancer, according to a new study.
Image guided radiation therapy (IGRT) is a commonly used technique to ensure the treatment accuracy in the management of pediatric tumors, according to a new study.
Even though preventive measures do not ensure 100 percent safety from diseases, they can dramatically improve life quality. Here are 5 ways to reduce your future risk of breast cancer.
According to a new study, patients with oropharyngeal cancer that have achieved complete response after undergoing radiation therapy do not need neck surgery for lumps.
A new study found that patients without insurance and patients with federal health insurance were more likely to die from their cancer.
Two new studies found that men with low-risk prostate cancer are not receiving the best advise for their condition.
Complex heart imaging can increase cancer risk for children throughout their lifetime, according to a new study. The study is first to quantify the cumulative radiation doses in pediatric heart patients.
Use of advanced CT scanning equipment is helping patients reduce radiation exposure, according to a new research.
A new animal study found that the body can become addicted to sunlight.
The FDA will require makers of tanning beds and sun lumps to include warning box labels.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.