September Cancer Awareness

Did you know?.. The month of September has been designated to raise awareness for not just one, two or three different cancer types….but 6 different cancer types! And how are these different awareness ribbons and months determined? According to ChooseHope.com, cancer awareness colors are determined by the myriad of awareness societies and organizations responsible for supporting the fight against cancer. …

Intra-Operative Radiation Therapy

New procedure Combines Radiation with Surgery: Intra-Operative Radiation Therapy Written by: James Wheeler, MD, PhD Radiation Oncologist Goshen Center for Cancer Care   Helping breast cancer patients receive radiation sooner June 7, 2017, physicians at Goshen Hospital treated their first three patients with a new form of radiation therapy called Intra-Operative Radiation Therapy (IORT). In the 1970s and 1980s, results …

Boswellia Clinical Trial Available at Goshen!

Currently there is a trial being conducted at Goshen Center for Cancer Care, which our Naturopathic Doctors have spearheaded, for patients who have been diagnosed with cancer in their brain and are receiving brain radiation treatment. The purpose of the trial is to investigate the boswellia plant, which is more commonly known as frankincense, for any effect in reducing swelling …