Tag: radiation physics

  • What Is Radiation About?

    What Is Radiation About?

    Radiation is a type of energy and it has many great uses in our world. However, there are times when people are exposed to too much radiation and that affects their body. Radiations can alter a person’s DNA and kill tissue cells that they need. You may not be aware of it but a certain…

  • Radiation Safety: Do You Need To Be Worried?

    Radiation Safety: Do You Need To Be Worried?

    We will like to tackle a topic that is somehow confusing, Radiation Safety. Many people aren’t quite sure what to think about radiation. On one hand they know that it is very dangerous. They know it can cause people to end up ill from the exposure to it. They also know that it is helpful…

  • Radiation Treatment: Are There Any Benefits?

    Radiation Treatment: Are There Any Benefits?

    Radiation treatment has many uses and benefits in the medical and dental fields. A dentist is able to take x-rays of your teeth and the doctor can take x-rays of your chest, head, and bones that may be broken. All of this allows you to get the best possible care from these types of professionals.…

  • Heard About Radiation Oncology?

    Heard About Radiation Oncology?

    Radiation Oncology is a type of therapy for people with various medical ailments. The most common use of it is to isolate cancer cells so they don’t spread throughout the rest of the body. This is well known as chemotherapy. For those that want to have a sex change hormone therapy is often required to…

  • Radiation Therapy: Helpful or Not?

    Radiation Therapy: Helpful or Not?

    Radiation therapy is a very effective way to aggressively fight cancer. Since we don’t have a cure for this yet the best thing we can do is to continue working to help those that have it. The success rates of people fighting cancer and winning continue to increase every year. New technology has allowed radiation…