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San Diego’s first proton therapy center will open for patient care in 2013, and local residents can learn the facts about this remarkably precise form of...
- Wednesday, January 9th, 2013
The California Technology Assessment Forum (CTAF) today published its evaluation of proton beam radiotherapy technology for treating patients with prostate...
In two recent feature stories, the UT San Diego explored how lung cancer — the No. 2 cause of death in the U.S. — is increasingly curable. In the first...
- Thursday, November 29th, 2012
The 42nd Annual Mercy Ball, “Merci Mercy,” held on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012, at the Grand Del Mar, raised nearly $200,000 to benefit breast cancer care...
- Tuesday, November 20th, 2012
- Scripps Mercy Hospital
A study released this week has found that proton beam therapy preserves quality of life, specifically urinary and bowel function, in men treated with this...
- Wednesday, October 31st, 2012
- Scripps Proton Therapy Center
To help guide newly diagnosed cancer patients, Scripps Health’s Dr. Michael Kosty authored an article about the key questions that should be asked and...
- Tuesday, October 30th, 2012
Dr. Ray Lin of Scripps Health appeared on the Fox 5 Morning News Oct. 22 to discuss recent advances in screening and treatments for breast cancer patients....
- Monday, October 22nd, 2012
KUSI News was on hand to cover the Oct. 3, 2012 grand opening of the $44 million Scripps Radiation Therapy Center. Scripps Health President and CEO Chris...
- Thursday, October 11th, 2012
Scripps Radiation Therapy Center serves patients from across the San Diego region who require radiation therapies. It also offers access to clinical trials.
- Wednesday, October 3rd, 2012
- Scripps Radiation Therapy Center
By Ray Lin, MD, Scripps Health Few events may be as life-changing as a diagnosis of cancer. Yet thousands of people hear such news every day. In fact,...
- Thursday, September 27th, 2012
- Scripps Green Hospital