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Under the Microscope: Are Innovation and Cost Control at Odds in Health Care?

Inder Sidhu | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Inder Sidhu

Major medical breakthroughs like the proton beam accelerator are helping to save lives. But are they better than other, less-expensive forms of technology that are more widely available?

Prostate Cancer: What to Do When You Learn you Have It

Tom Halsted | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tom Halsted

A recent AMA study showed that prostate cancer patients often opt for inappropriate or unnecessary treatment by practitioners touting their own specialties while disparaging or dismissing others. My own experience was typical.

Proton Radiation Therapy: Maligned, Misunderstood, but Just Possibly the Most Effective Cure for Prostate Cancer

Tom Halsted | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tom Halsted

Three years ago I beat back prostate cancer, and I owe it all to the Bragg Peak. Bragg Peak is not the name of a mountain, but of a remarkable physic...