Check Neck

Salivary Gland Cancer 4.7 (3)

There are 3 major salivary glands on each side of our face which make saliva which is important for our oral health. Saliva contains enzymes which help…

Oral Cavity

Oral Cancer 4.7 (3)

Oral cancer is when a tumour develops in the lining of the mouth. The tumour can be on the surface of the tongue, the insides of the cheeks, the roof…

Stereotactic Radiosurgery

Stereotatic Radiosurgery 4.7 (3)

Stereotactic Radiosurgery is a highly precise form of radiation therapy which can be used to treat brain tumours, extra cranial lesions (Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy – SBRT), post-operative treatment to eliminate any residual tumour tissue and abnormal blood vessels (known as AVM).

Radiation Therapy

Radiation Therapy 4.5 (2)

Radiation therapy uses controlled high-energy rays to treat tumours and other diseases of the body. The machine used to deliver this treatment is called a…

Breast Self Examination

Breast Self-Examination Technique 5 (2)

Breast self-examination is a simple and useful tool to help screen for breast diseases (such as cancer) in addition to a regular physical examination by your doctor with a mammogram and/or ultrasound.

Mammogram

Breast Mammogram: What To Expect 4 (1)

A mammogram uses a low-dose X-ray to see inside the breasts to help doctors detect and diagnose breast diseases. It is recommended that mammogram should…

HOW CAN PALLIATIVE CARE HELP YOU? 0 (0)

The goal of palliative care is to improve quality of life for both the person and their family. It is comfort care and supportive care. This care can be provided by a multi-disciplinary team consisting of oncologists, nurses, physiotherapists, dieticians and counsellors who work together…

Colon Cancer Screen

Colon Cancer – What Is It? 4.5 (2)

Colorectal Cancer (also known as bowel cancer and colon cancer) is cancer found in the colon or rectum (part of large intestines). Most colon cancer start as a growth on the inner lining of the colon called polyps. Over time, these polyps can change into cancer.