VOLUNTEERS ARE URGENTLY NEEDED IN APRIL
Some imaging tests and some types of cancer treatment use ionizing radiation. Many Canadians are concerned about the use of medical radiation. But the minimal risks from how these technologies are used today must be weighed against their benefits, which are often life-saving.
Clinical trial discovery improves quality of life
A clinical trial led by the Society’s NCIC Clinical Trials group found that men with prostate cancer who are treated with intermittent courses of hormone therapy live as long as those receiving continuous therapy.