Radiation therapy is a regularly used conventional treatment for cancer. The high-energy radiation is used to destroy your cell’s ability to grow and divide and it does this by damaging your cell’s DNA. Basically, the idea behind radiation is that by damaging the cancer cells’ DNA, it will cause enough damage that it can’t be […]
“Get a mammogram every year!” “It’s time to set your yearly mammogram appointment.” “Have you had your mammogram screening done this year?”. If you’re a woman, you’ve probably heard one those phrases before; or maybe you’ve even heard all of them! While it’s important to detect cancer in its early stages, before cancer cells have […]
Radiation therapy is used frequently during conventional cancer treatments. The high-energy radiation damages your cell’s DNA, attempting to destroy their ability to grow and divide. Radiation is delivered using machines, called accelerators, or by using radioactive sources that are placed in your body, temporarily or permanently. The idea behind radiation is that by damaging the […]
Hi! I'm Serena. I'm a woman who loves God, my family, and living in the mountains. I am dedicated to encouraging healthy lifestyles, supporting people with cancer, and helping others increase their faith and strength.