Dr. Weeks’ Comment:    so sad!   Yikes! Cognitively Impaired Elderly Women Get Unneeded Screening Mammography, Study Finds ScienceDaily (Jan. 19, 2010) — A significant percentage of U.S. women 70 years or older who were severely cognitively impaired received screening mammography that…

Beeswax and the cure for cancer   Radiation is a useful tool for treating certain types of cancerous tumors, and in recent years radiation therapy has grown as a field in leaps and bounds.   Radiation is usually administered in…

Breast Cancer Detection Catches a New Wave   By Noreen Parks ScienceNOW Daily News 28 November 2006 A new technology that uses sound waves to probe tissue may prove to be a powerful weapon in the fight against breast cancer.…