coughing

ustin: It’s late at night, and Mom is coughing and clearing her throat.  She is not getting better – rather, slowly but progressively getting worse.  “When is your consultation for radiation therapy?” I asked yesterday.  It’s apparently not until the first week of February.  Well, that’s not very good.  She’s ill now.  We discussed radioactive Read more about coughing[…]

friend’s radiation

Justin: radiation Mom was talking with a friend who successfully had radiation therapy to shrink a tumor, but the tumor was benign (not cancerous).  Mom was distraught because she believed that radiation therapy could only shrink non-cancerous tumors.  I told her that it shrinks many kinds of tumors, not just benign ones.