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Mouth Cancer Radiotherapy (fly on the wall video) - Charlie Rees Mouth Cancer Awareness  65
 
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Well here it is I've talked a lot about the radiotherapy, now you can see the whole thing, getting ready to be zapped and even a clip from the control room while the session is underway, which I'd never seen before. You can see the process from both my perspective and the radiotherapy staff - Bansi Muji-Shah and her team are so amazing and so kind. This is a fly on the wall, in depth video. #mouthcancerawareness #youllnevershutmeup Please help me raise awareness by sharing and subscibing to my YOUTUBE CHANNEL and LIKING my FACEBOOK page https://www.facebook.com/charlieonhold/?ref=page_internal and following me on TWITTER @charlieonhold. Follow me on Instagram @charlieonhold1 Thank you, Charlie x
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Introduction to Radiation Therapy of the Head & Neck
 
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Introduction to Radiation Therapy of the Head & Neck: http://www.youtube.com/edit?video_id=-dWm40P6elM&video_referrer=watch&ns=1 0:00:00.500,0:00:03.000 Welcome to the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre. 0:00:03.000,0:00:05.500 This video is an introduction to radiation therapy treatment 0:00:05.500,0:00:07.300 to the head and neck area. 0:00:07.300,0:00:09.500 We hope to give you a better idea of what it will be like 0:00:09.500,0:00:11.500 to have radiation treatment and explain some of the ways 0:00:11.500,0:00:16.000 we can work together to help you get through your treatment successfully. 0:00:18.500,0:00:21.500 In the most general sense, radiation is any sort of energy 0:00:21.500,0:00:27.000 such as light, heat, or sound. 0:00:28.500,0:00:32.000 Ionizing radiation is a type of radiation that can damage cells, 0:00:32.000,0:00:35.500 such as ultraviolet light from the sun that can damage your skin, 0:00:35.500,0:00:38.000 causing sunburns. 0:00:39.500,0:00:43.000 For radiation therapy treatment we use a high-energy beam of radiation 0:00:43.000,0:00:48.500 that can penetrate through the body and treat tissues under the skin. 0:00:48.500,0:00:51.500 Ionizing radiation affects all of the tissues it passes through, 0:00:51.500,0:00:56.000 but there are 3 main ways that it specifically targets cancer cells. 0:00:56.000,0:00:01.500 First, cancer cells are more sensitive to radiation damage than healthy cells. 0:01:01.500,0:01:03.500 Secondly, cancer cells are less able than healthy cells 0:01:03.500,0:01:06.000 to repair the radiation damage. 0:01:06.000,0:01:11.500 Third, we can focus the radiation beams on the area we want to treat. 0:01:11.500,0:01:14.000 In the next part of the video, we will show and describe 0:01:14.000,0:01:18.000 some of the procedures you will have done to prepare for radiation treatment. 0:01:18.500,0:01:22.000 One of your first appointments in this department is called CT simulation. 0:01:22.000,0:01:27.500 This is a type of CT scan that is needed to create your personal treatment plan. 0:01:27.500,0:01:30.000 At this appointment, you will also have a molded mask made 0:01:30.000,0:01:32.000 that fits over your head and shoulders. 0:01:32.000,0:01:35.500 The mask will help make your treatments as quick and accurate as possible. 0:01:35.500,0:01:39.000 It is normal to feel a bit anxious about this procedure. 0:01:39.000,0:01:41.000 It may help to know that the mask does not hurt you 0:01:41.000,0:01:44.000 and you will be able to breathe normally the entire time. 0:01:44.000,0:01:48.500 The mask is a type of plastic that we soak in a warm water bath to make it soft. 0:01:48.500,0:01:51.000 Then we shape it over your face, neck and shoulders, 0:01:51.000,0:01:54.000 and clip it onto the treatment bed. 0:01:54.000,0:01:58.000 You can see here how the mask looks when it is flat. 0:01:58.500,0:02:03.000 And then after it has been shaped to fit your head and neck. 0:02:07.000,0:02:09.500 This is what it looks like when the mask is made. 0:02:09.500,0:02:12.000 It goes over your face quickly and we help shape it 0:02:12.000,0:02:14.000 around your nose, neck, and shoulders. 0:02:14.000,0:02:17.000 You'll have your eyes and mouth closed for this step, 0:02:17.000,0:02:20.000 only because there is a bit of water still on the mask. 0:02:25.500,0:02:27.500 The mask is meant to be snug but should not hurt. 0:02:27.500,0:02:31.000 You will be able to breathe through the holes in the mask. 0:02:31.000,0:02:33.500 For your treatment appointments, there will be holes in the mask 0:02:33.500,0:02:36.000 in the area of your eyes, mouth and neck, 0:02:36.000,0:02:39.000 so it should be a little bit more comfortable. 0:02:43.250,0:02:47.000 Once the mask is ready, we draw some marks on it and take the CT scan. 0:02:47.000,0:02:49.500 At the very end, we may talk to you about making 0:02:49.500,0:02:53.000 a permanent, freckle-sized tattoo on your chest. 0:02:54.750,0:02:57.500 The marks on the mask and the tattoo help make your treatment every day The information within this video is not intended to replace any advice provided to you by your health care team. For your safety, we ask that you do not act on the information within these videos without first discussing your treatment or healthy living plan with your qualified health care providers. For more information about UHN Patient & Family Education, visit www.uhnpatienteducation.ca.
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Tongue Cancer Radiation Treatment: See what happened to me!
 
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I give information and show photos of my experience with tongue cancer. You will see what it looked like before and witness, first hand my struggle to eat and drink during the rigorous 35 day radiation therapy. My website is a work in progress, but will discuss all things tongue cancer: www.wakeyourhealthup.com Please email me if you are interested in speaking. If you are in dental school or are a practicing dentist, please share this video with your students, classmates and patients! catherine@wakeyourhealthup.com The best way to spread the word about this quickly rising cancer is to educate more people on the topic. That is why I made this and other videos. So, please give this video a thumbs up and email it to your friends. If you are interested in more of the similar videos, subscribe to my channel. Thanks a lot for watching and take care of your health! Yours in health, Catherine
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My radiation treatment
 
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I just found this on my iPhone the radiation nurse took it for me! I had that for 7 weeks!
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Mouth closure after radiation with residual cancer
 
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Radiation for mouth cancer can cause a full mouth closure. laser now has an option for treatment of this distressing condition. residual cancer can also be managed by laser. best form of palliation can be seen in this video.
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Tongue Cancer Radiation Treatment
 
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Radiation therapy for tongue cancer, treatment 26 of thirty. At foothills hospital, Tom Baker Cancer Center in Calgary, Alberta. They dim the lights to make you comfortable, so slightly darkish video.
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[UNEDITED] mouth cancer radiation therapy / clinical linear accelerator
 
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the video of a mouth cancer patient being irradiated - with the original sounds. i only turned up the sharpness a bit so you could see the highly energetic photons striking the camera CCD a bit better. notice how the cam's microphone is disturbed by the rays, too. for more details not only about this very radiation treatment and the isodose chart, but also about the story in general, see my flickr photostream: http://www.flickr.com/photos/bionerd/sets/72157622824173136/
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What to Expect When Receiving Radiation Therapy Treatment
 
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Learn more about radiation therapy treatment from a patient's perspective. Find out how long appointments last, what to expect during the treatment, and also what the side effects may be from treatment.
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Radiation Therapy & Chemotherapy | Medical Marijuana Reduces Cancer Treatment Side Effects
 
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Many cancer patients are turning to cannabinoids as a natural option to reduce and relieve the side effects of cancer treatments. Find out why.
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Radiotherapy explained - Macmillan Cancer Support
 
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Consultant Clinical Oncologist Vincent Khoo describes external beam radiotherapy. http://www.macmillan.org.uk/radiotherapy He also talks about how it works, what it involves and the possible side effects. These can include tiredness, dry mouth and mild sickness. The information in this video was correct as of 1 July 2013. Subscribe: http://bit.ly/UsAbto Twitter: https://twitter.com/mac_cancerinfo Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/macmillancancer
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Side Effects of Radiation!
 
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This week I share my side effects of radiation with you. It also happens to be the last week of radiation and then I'm done with everything! yeeeeeee! Don't forget to subscribe! :) DONATE: https://streamlabs.com/aligomie1 WATCH MY... Transplant: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h5TU0dipCZA&t=1s Radiation/ Radiation Side Effects: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hz0D_OV5wP4&t=12s What does it feel like: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4DqKh88wp9Q&t=69s MY CANCER DIAGNOSIS VIDEO HERE: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=98cIdxA2JXQ&t=546s CLICK HERE TO DONATE: https://www.gofundme.com/2pr9eujw ____________________________________________________ 21 years old, two-time Non-hodgkin's Lymphoma Survivor I vlog and film travel videos. I share my cancer journey through my vlogs where I give support and insight on what life's a little like. https://www.facebook.com/aligomie/ https://www.instagram.com/aligomie/ Link to second channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfodlYL4_V1OOVYvef8NK1Q
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Radiation for Throat Cancer
 
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In 2011 I went through treatment for stage IV throat cancer. It was in my left tonsil. It is a curable cancer but the treatment is brutal and the side effects can be life changing and permanent. I post this video so that those facing this treatment and their friends and family will know what one session of radiation is like. I went through 33 rounds of radiation and 3 rounds of chemo (Cisplatin). In this video the you see the first part where I am placed on the table (my feeding tube visible under my shirt) and the radiation mask snapped down. The techs leave the room and the next part is the daily x-ray to check my position and the alignment of the machine. At 7:38 the actual delivery of radiation begins with two arcs encompassing my neck. At 11:33 the machine stops in front of my face, directing a concentrated beam directly at the tumor through my mouth. Have questions about what to expect? Contact me through the comments and I'll be glad to tell you about my experience and survival. BTW I am also an RN.
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Radiation for Head and Neck Cancer
 
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Radiation Treatment of Head and Neck Cancer
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Radiotherapy for Throat Cancer ( vocal cord )
 
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This video is about radiotherapy I received for squamous cell carcinoma of the vocal cord at North Middlesex Hospital, a big thanks to all the wonderful team who work there.
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Radiation Therapy Treatment Neck Throat Cancer
 
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This is a video set to music of what happens during a session of radiation therapy for throat cancer.
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Cancer Treatment and Having a Mesh Mask Made for Radiotherapy | Cancer Research UK
 
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If you are having radiotherapy for a brain tumour or a head and neck cancer you will need to wear a mesh mask. The mask helps to keep your head still and makes beating cancer easier by making the treatment target the cancer cells. Learn how a mesh mask is made. This is a Cancer Research UK video. Learn more about radiotherapy masks: http://www.cancerresearchuk.org/cancer-help/about-cancer/treatment/radiotherapy/external/plan/radiotherapy-moulds
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Neck Cancer radiation treatment video
 
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Throat cancer treatment. Video 9 of 9
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Patient Condition after Chemotherapy and radiotherapy in stage 4 cancer
 
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patient always believes that radiotherapy and chemotherapy can cure him. the result in most cases is quite opposite of what he believes in.
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Radiation Therapy for Cancer | Types, Advancements and cost  - Hindi
 
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Watch to know about the radiation therapy, treatment, precautions and side effects of cancers like brain tumor, prostate cancer, lung cancer etc. He gives a brief on the techniques used in radiation therapy like IMRT, IGRT & VMAT which can cure lung cancer and other cancers. There are side effects also in the treatment of cancers involving radiation therapy. So before going for radiation therapy in the procedure of treatment, one should consult with a team of doctors in detail. Cost of radiation therapy varies on the type of cancer, treatment and other factors. Like, Share and Comment. Subscribe to our channel for more Healthcare Information and Update Videos India's Number 1 Medical Assistance Company for Surgery or Treatment. Credihealth has the largest network of hospitals in the country. We help you find best doctors from top hospitals, book online appointment and compare surgery prices in Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai and other cities. Visit Credihealth - https://www.credihealth.com/ Stay updated with all the happenings at Credihealth - Facebook https://www.facebook.com/credihealth Twitter https://twitter.com/credihealth Google https://plus.google.com/+Credihealth LinkedIN https://in.linkedin.com/company/credihealth
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Oral Cancer Patients Have a Lot to Swallow
 
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Patients with oral cancers had a much better long-term diet if they received oral feeding and practiced swallowing exercises during radiation therapy. That's the word from a new study. For Stacey Brill, those are words to live by. "If we can maintain you eating and drinking throughout the course of your treatment, maintain you on the course of nutrition and hydration, make sure your pain levels are under control, your whole life is going to be better," says Brill. Brill is a speech therapist with Lee Memorial Health System. She works with head and neck cancer patients, some who've lost vital parts to surgery, others have damage from radiation. Her challenge it to re-teach them how to swallow. "In the swallowing therapy we use a combination of things. We're going to do a modified swallow to assess the swallow function. Once we identify what's wrong with the swallow we're able to bring them into the clinic and put the Vitalstim electrodes on them which is going to make their swallowing muscles contract," says Brill. This large study showed oral cancer patients who maintained oral intake were twice as likely to eat a regular diet later. And those who stuck to swallowing exercises were four times as likely to eat normally. Working with a cancer dietitian also makes the process easier to digest. "We can empower the patients to participate, to nourish and hydrate themselves. And nutrition is so important, the replacing possible nutrients or bi-products that are lost through the whole treatment plan," says Valerie Butram, oncology dietitian with Lee Memorial Health System. A key to success is being proactive, using a cancer pathway that includes feeding as part of the overall treatment plan. "If we can start you on a home education program or a home exercise program to prevent those deficits to happen over the course of your cancer treatment, you're obviously going to be better off," says Brill. Staying on top of swallowing may help cancer patients enjoy a lifetime of eating. View More Health Matters video segments at leememorial.org/healthmatters/ Lee Memorial Health System in Fort Myers, FL is the largest network of medical care facilities in Southwest Florida and is highly respected for its expertise, innovation and quality of care. For nearly a century, we've been providing our community with everything from primary care treatment to highly specialized care services and robotic assisted surgeries. Visit leememorial.org
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Side effects of radiation
 
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patients when they are referred for radiation feel they are given something high technology gift for oral cancer. Nothing can be farther from truth
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Hard to Swallow- After Effects of Head & Neck Cancer
 
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A cancer survivor, Michael Tartaro is happy he’s around to talk about it. “I had base of the tongue, head, and neck cancer. Stage four with tumors.” He immediately underwent intense treatment. “Radiation and heavy chemo for three months - they’d rather hit it quickly and hard,” says Tartaro. In years past, eradicating his cancer could have left Tartaro speechless. “If you go back 10 years ago, patients were getting more radical neck dissections. There was more accessory nerve damage. Radiation wasn’t quite as pin-pointed. Chemo drugs were a little bit different. So we had a full gamut of different side effects,” says Stacey Brill a speech therapist with Lee Memorial Health System. She provides therapy for oral cancer patients. Even with fewer surgeries performed today, life-saving treatments are almost always life-changing. “Eighty-five percent of this population does have a swallowing deficit to a varying degree.” Getting a head start on therapy can minimize aftereffects. Helping patients swallow and eat, returning them to their pre-cancer selves as quickly as possible. “A lot of them do have aspiration risks. If we can go ahead and start their therapy at that point in time, and start working with the muscles, we get better and faster outcomes.” To counteract scarring and tissue damage, Tartaro undergoes electrical stimulation. It reduces his risk of choking and makes it easier to eat by retraining his swallowing muscles. “Curing the cancer is amazingly good. But if you don’t have the therapy to follow up, I mean if I couldn’t eat anymore, you start to get the quality of life issues, serious quality of life issues,” says Tartaro. With specialized care, head and neck cancer patients can face the future in the fullest sense. View More Health Matters video segments at leememorial.org/healthmatters/ Lee Memorial Health System in Fort Myers, FL is the largest network of medical care facilities in Southwest Florida and is highly respected for its expertise, innovation and quality of care. For nearly a century, we’ve been providing our community with everything from primary care treatment to highly specialized care services and robotic assisted surgeries. Visit leememorial.org
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Treating the head and neck - Radiotherapy and its physics (3/15)
 
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Targeting the head and neck for treatment of cancer. (Part 3 of 15) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL92A00A672CBEE095 Transcript link - http://media-podcast.open.ac.uk/feeds/s819-radiotherapy/transcript/s819-radiotherapy-in-practise-treatments-head-and-neck.pdf Explore our Science, Maths & Technology free courses https://www.open.edu/openlearn/science-maths-technology Study Q71 BSc (Honours) Health Sciences http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/qualifications/q71 Explore undergraduate courses related to Science http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/find/science The Open University is the world’s leading provider of flexible, high-quality online degrees and distance learning, serving students across the globe with highly respected degree qualifications, and the triple-accredited MBA. The OU teaches through its own unique method of distance learning, called ‘supported open learning’ and you do not need any formal qualifications to study with us, just commitment and a desire to find out what you are capable of. Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/ For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ouopenlearn/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/OUFreeLearning #OpenUniversity #science
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radiation therapy side effects
 
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Surgery of an Early Stage of Tounge Cancer. A rare video
 
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Tongue cancer Tongue cancer is a type of oral cancer that forms in the front two-thirds of the tongue. Cancer that forms in the back one third of the tongue is considered a type of head and neck cancer. Tongue cancer usually develops in the squamous cells, the thin, flat cells that cover the surface of the tongue. Common tongue cancer symptoms Symptoms of tongue cancer are very similar to symptoms of other types of oral cancer. It can often be mistaken for a cold that won’t go away, or a persistent sore in the mouth. Other tongue cancer symptoms and signs may include: Persistent tongue and/or jaw pain A lump or thickening in the inside of the mouth A white or red patch on the gums, tongue, tonsil, or lining of the mouth A sore throat or feeling that something is caught in the throat that does not go away Difficulty swallowing or chewing Difficulty moving the jaw or tongue NOTE: These symptoms may be attributed to a number of conditions other than cancer. It is important to consult with a medical professional for an accurate diagnosis. Advanced treatments for tongue cancer Common tongue cancer treatments include: Surgery: Tumor resection involves an operation to remove the entire tumor from the tongue. Minimally invasive surgical techniques are used whenever possible to treat tongue cancer. Radiation therapy: Your radiation oncologist will administer radiation therapy to cancerous tissues of the tongue, directing high, targeted doses of radiation to the tumor using technology designed to spare healthy tissue and shorten procedure times. Chemotherapy: Often combined with radiation therapy, chemotherapy uses anticancer drugs to destroy cancer cells throughout the body. It may be an option if the cancer has spread to nearby lymph nodes. Different chemotherapy drugs can be combined to attack cancer cells at varying stages of their growth cycles and decrease the chance of drug resistance. Targeted drug therapy: Targeted drug therapy targets cancerous cells to interfere with cell growth on a molecular level. It is often combined with chemotherapy and/or radiation therapy as part of a tongue cancer treatment plan.
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Dealing with Dry Mouth in Head and Neck Cancer Patients #UCLAMDChat - Julie Jung Kang, MD, PhD
 
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UCLA radiation oncologist, Julie Jung Kang, MD, PhD, discusses how to improve dry mouth in head and neck cancer patients, including the role of saliva in swallowing, taste and hygiene. Learn more at http://radonc.ucla.edu/ View more webinars at http://uclahealth.org/uclamdchat
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Having a radiotherapy mask made
 
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Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust. St James Institute of Oncology. Having a rediotherapy mask made. A patient information video. http://www.leedsth.nhs.uk.
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Oral Cancer Patients Face Better Outcomes
 
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He represents the changing face of oral cancer: Michael Tartaro was diagnosed two years ago with stage 4 disease, with tumors in the base of his tongue. “And luckily it was diagnosed and we started treatment almost immediately,” says Tartaro. His treatment consisted of radiation and chemo. It destroyed the cancer but was far less traumatic than in years past. “The chemotherapy was pretty good. They’ve come a long way now so if people are worried about it they shouldn’t. I mean they have drugs now you don’t even get nauseous,” says Tartaro. “If you go back 20 years or so, prior to that time, we were doing much more surgery then we are today. Routinely now we save the surgery as a salvage type procedure. In other words, if they go through the chemotherapy and radiation don't get a cure then we can usually go in and do the surgery,” says Dr. Phillip Andrews, who is an otolaryngologist on medical staff of Lee Memorial Health System. With a new approach to treatment, today’s oral cancer patients face better outcomes; both in surviving and thriving. Survival rates have steadily improved since 1975. And people are coming through with fewer long-term complications. “Most people who go through combined therapy - which is radiation and chemotherapy - most of those people in six months to a year at their routine follow up, they will tell me I never felt better in my life,” says Dr. Andrews. Improved outcomes are based on several things: more people are getting screened. Cancer is diagnosed earlier, treatment options are improved and more patients have access to swallowing specialists. “Initiate therapy at the early onset of somebody needing therapy. Also be able to monitor them throughout the course of their chemo and radiation,” says Stacey Brill, who is a speech pathologist on medical staff of Lee Memorial Health System. Michael still works on his chewing and swallowing. But is voicing no complaints. “The tumors have completely gone, the doctor can’t find them. So I’m happy,” says Tartaro. View More Health Matters video segments at leememorial.org/healthmatters/ Lee Memorial Health System in Fort Myers, FL is the largest network of medical care facilities in Southwest Florida and is highly respected for its expertise, innovation and quality of care. For nearly a century, we’ve been providing our community with everything from primary care treatment to highly specialized care services and robotic assisted surgeries. Visit leememorial.org
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Overcoming Tongue Cancer
 
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Cara Denny was diagnosed with tongue cancer twice. “I didn’t even know there was such a thing as tongue cancer.” It was a scary diagnosis for Cara, but finding out the cancer was back was even more terrifying. “It was almost like I had bit my tongue, but it wouldn’t go away.” Dr. Anthony Anfuso, an oral surgeon on the medical staff of Lee Health, removed half of Cara’s tongue and all of the lymph nodes from her neck. “We rebuild the tongue. If you just closed it and stitched the tongue to the remaining tissue that would really limit her speech.” To rebuild the tongue, the surgeon used tissue from Cara’s forearm. He then connected the tissue to a small artery and a small vein in the neck. The tissue gives Cara fairly normal tongue mobility, which helps her speak and swallow. “The arm is a very, very reliable flap and it has fairly thin tissue. You don’t want a big bulky tissue in there to repair the tongue. Otherwise it would actually hurt her speech and swallowing,” said Dr. Anfuso. During the ten hour procedure, surgeons were able to remove all cancer cells. In Cara’s case that meant no chemotherapy or radiation was needed afterward. “I’m feeling great. It was interesting because after the procedure, it was a lot more intense than I expected, and you walk out with your speech, where it’s difficult,” said Cara. After a few months of speech and occupational therapy, Cara is able to eat, taste, and speak normally. “You kind of know your body, and you know when something is going on,” said Cara. If you notice any pain or abnormal spots on your tongue, be sure to talk to your primary care doctor. View More Health Matters video segments at LeeHealth.org/Healthmatters/ Lee Health in Fort Myers, FL is the largest network of health care facilities in Southwest Florida and is highly respected for its expertise, innovation and quality of care. For more than 100 years, we’ve been providing our community with personalized preventative health services and primary care to highly specialized care services and robotic assisted surgeries. Lee Health - Caring People. Inspiring Care. Visit LeeHealth.org
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Radiation Therapy Experience of first 3 weeks of my relative in Hindi, रेडिएशन थैरेपी
 
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Radiation Experience of first 3 weeks of my relative in Hindi Radiation therapy ko kab kaise aur kya savdhaniya baratni hoti hai wo iss video me apne relative ke experience bataya hai
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Speech and swallowing difficulties following cancer treatment | Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
 
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Elaine Burke and Maria Puglia from the Head and Neck Cancer Treatment Center describe how radiation treatment and chemotherapy may affect speech and swallowing, causing pain and stiffness in the mouth, tongue, and throat. They describe exercises that can help strengthen muscles and help patients regain confidence and functioning. Find out more about survivorship at: http://www.dana-farber.org/For-Adult-Cancer-Survivors.aspx
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Throat cancer advice from a survivor, things doctors don't tell you.
 
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Advice from a recent throat cancer patient for people who are about to go through radiation and chemo treatments. Things I wish my doctor had told me. Find more support at https://www.facebook.com/groups/981336378564432/
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Robotic Tongue Cancer Surgery-Mayo Clinic
 
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Fighting cancer is not easy. Chemotherapy, radiation and surgery can be very hard on your body. Take head and neck cancers, for example. These tumors are often hard to reach. Doctors have to cut through bones such as your jaw to reach them. Now, doctors at Mayo Clinic are using robots to access these cancers through your mouth, leaving face bones intact.
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5 Side Effects Of Chemotherapy For Cancer | You Should Know This 😱
 
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Side Effects of Chemotherapy For Cancer Cure Cancer: https://amzn.to/2tWQN1q Let see some of the common side effects of chemotherapy. 1. Fatigue: 0:48 2. Nausea and Vomiting: 1:09 3. Hair Loss: 1:29 4. Diarrhea: 1:53 5. Mouth Sores: 2:16 So, these are some of the common side effects of chemotherapy for cancer. Always tell your doctor and oncology nurse about any side effects that you may be experiencing due to chemotherapy. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ For more health tips visit ► Or Google ► www.healthveins.com Search & Follow Us On Facebook Disclaimer: The videos posted by Healthveins are for an educational or informational purpose only, and we are not liable for any harm or side effects if caused. You may use the remedies at your own risk. The Channel / Author does not provide medical advice. Consult with your doctor or other health care provider before using any of these tips or treatments. Copyright Any images used are complying with the youtube terms of fair use: https://www.youtube.com/yt/copyright/fair-use.html
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Laser Surgery for Mouth Cancer
 
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Mouth cancer surgery is the most debilitating of all cancer surgeries. In addition after substance abuse in stage 4 ,the cancer recurs in 2 months and the maximum life span is 8 months. Presenting the latest Laser technology which can not only save an operation but can give a better quantity and Quality of life for the patient.
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My Story - Oral Cancer, Dry Mouth Relief
 
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Relief for Dry Mouth for Oral Cancer Patients This is a story told by Garry Williams, who experienced dry mouth syndrome due to mouth cancer. He has some advice for you. Smoking is a common cause of Oral Cancer, also known as head and neck cancer. Also, drinking alcohol along with using tobacco will greatly increase your risk of getting this disease. There can be other causes such as HPV virus. If you suspect oral cancer symptoms, please see your doctor right away. This disease if often curable if detected early enough. Unfortunately, it often is not detected as early as it should be, as severe symptoms may arise only too late. If you do get oral cancer, then there are a few different kinds of treatments which may be advanced by your medical professionals. One is radiation therapy, and the other is chemotherapy. Sometimes these two methods are used in conjunction. Also, of course, there is surgery which is the third form of treatment. Luckily advances in medical procedures have made invasive surgery less common than it once was. All of this will depend upon the specifics of your own particular cancer. Both during and after cancer treatment, the saliva glands can be adversely effected. This results in reduced saliva which causes Dry Mouth Syndrome. This can be a very annoying condition, and it can also result in dental problems. If you do get dry mouth, then please read the following website for more information on the subject. You can read further at http://dry-mouth-cancer.com J.D.
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How long do the effects of radiation therapy last ? |Health Questions
 
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Proton Therapy Center: What to expect
 
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The MD Anderson Proton Therapy Center provides patients with the most advanced form of radiation treatment available in a comfortable, caring environment that is easy to find and easy to access. Explore our center, discover what makes us unique, and learn what to expect on all aspects of your care -- from your initial consultation to simulation to treatment and follow-up appointments. http://www.mdanderson.org/patient-and-cancer-information/proton-therapy-center/index.html Request an appointment at MD Anderson by calling 1-877-632-6789 or online at: https://my.mdanderson.org/RequestAppointment?cmpid=youtube_appointment_proton
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Lip Cancer Radiation Treatment
 
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The way to take care of Lip Cancer
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Trans Oral Robotic Surgery Offers Revolutionary Treatment for Throat Cancer Patient | UCLA Health
 
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When 55-year-old David Alpern was diagnosed with throat cancer, he sought various opinions about his treatment options, but was disheartened about his choices. In fact, some of the proposed treatments seemed worse to him than the diagnosis itself. For instance, one procedure David described as, "Your face is split in half and they go in and it's basically a reconstructive surgery." At that point, David came to UCLA and head and neck surgeon Abie Mendelsohn, MD, hoping for a treatment plan that made sense to him. Dr. Mendelsohn offered him a new treatment -- a minimally invasive robotic surgery that Dr. Mendelsohn describes as almost like a dental procedure. "What used to be a very gruesome, very debilitating surgery can now be done by only taking out what we absolutely have to," Dr. Mendelsohn says of this new procedure. Learn more about UCLA Department of Head and Neck Surgery at http://headandnecksurgery.ucla.edu
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Taking Care of Your Teeth and Mouth During Cancer Treatment
 
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More than one-third of all cancer patients develop complications that affect the mouth. Find out what you can do to keep your mouth healthy before, during and after treatment. Plus, get advice on how to cope with common treatment side effects like mouth sores, jaw pain, dry mouth and sensitive gums. For more information please visit http://www.mouthhealthy.org/en/az-topics/c/cancer-dental-health
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Cancer Update #10, Exercises, Jaw Stretching, Radiation
 
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The road to recovery after cancer surgery is filled with all sorts of little surprises that we are meeting head on and overcoming. REAL United States Facebook Page: http://www.facebook.com/RealUnitedStates REAL United States on Google+ https://plus.google.com/u/0/106496413024082637451/posts REAL United States on Twitter: https://twitter.com/REALUSvlog REAL United States on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realunitedstates/ Outro Music: Urgent Incoming Message, by Technoaxe : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UrTqmBglmaY
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How Can Brachytherapy Help Treat Cancer? - Manipal Hospitals
 
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What is Brachytherapy? It is an internal radiation therapy used for treating cancer. How does Cancer develop in the patient? The nucleus controls the growth and division of cells through the instructions coded in the D.N.A. In usual cases, if the D.N.A in a cell is damaged, it either instructs the cell to repair itself or to die off. In the case of Cancer, the part of the D.N.A that controls cell division is damaged and this prevents the cell from repairing itself or dying. The damaged cells instead divide uncontrollably to form cancer cells. A tumor forms as they multiply. How is Brachytherapy performed? In Brachytherapy, radioactive, pellets, ribbons, or wires are placed into or near the cancerous tumor. This inflicts damage to the D.N.A that it cannot recover from and thus kills off the cancer cells. There are two types of Brachytherapy, temporary and permanent. To know more visit our website : https://www.manipalhospitals.com/ Get Connected Here: ================== Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ManipalHospitalsIndia Google+: https://plus.google.com/111550660990613118698 Twitter: https://twitter.com/ManipalHealth Pinterest: https://in.pinterest.com/manipalhospital Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/company/manipal-hospital Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/manipalhospitals/ Foursquare: https://foursquare.com/manipalhealth Alexa: http://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/manipalhospitals.com Blog: https://www.manipalhospitals.com/blog/
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Head and Neck Radiation Side Effects
 
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Tongue Cancer Treatment Nearly Over - Hemiglossectomy Update
 
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https://notwhatyouhadplanned.blogspot.com/ Robert B. Haase gives an update as he nears completion of his chemotherapy and radiation treatments. Hoarse from the oral burns, he is still able to share with with his voice.
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Recovery from tongue cancer, 16 months
 
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My recovery journey from tongue cancer. This is April 2015. I had surgery on 27 December 2013 and radiotherapy March/April 2014.
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Canadian surgical first to treat throat cancer
 
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On December 3, 2010 Dr. Anthony Nichols and Dr. Kevin Fung, head and neck surgeons at London Health Sciences Centre, performed the first robotically assisted and minimally invasive laryngectomy or the removal of a small portion of the voicebox. http://www.lhsc.on.ca/About_Us/LHSC/Publications/Features/DaVinci-Laryngectomy.htm
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Oral Cancer: Treatment and Reconstruction
 
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For months Carolyn Coogan pursued dental solutions for the pain in her jaw. Then an MRI revealed cancer. Coogan and Dr. Neal Futran, director of Otolaryngology -- Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Washington Medical Center, recount the diagnosis and her available treatment options. Coogan's treatment crossed medical disciplines, involving surgeries to remove cancer and reconstruct the jaw, and installation of the dental prosthesis. The program includes still images from Coogan's jaw surgeries and models of the bones involved.
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