Posts Tagged ‘thyroid nodules’

Echotherapy: New Treatment for Thyroid Nodules

Echotherapy: New Treatment for Thyroid Nodules

Echotherapy is a promising new treatment for thyroid nodules. The new ultrasound device, called EchoPulse, works by using ultrasound to generate heat in a targeted area. Doctors believe it could take the place of surgery thus eliminating the incisions and scars of traditional thyroid surgery. Sounds good to me! You can read the full report…

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Thyroid Cancer Patients Have Poor Quality of Life

Thyroid Cancer

Thyroid cancer is on the rise and with a nearly 98 percent five-year survival rate, it is often called the “good” cancer. This conclusion comes from a few thyroid cancer survivorship studies. The researchers have concluded that we all have an engrained fear of cancer, so the poor quality of life for thyroid cancer survivors is based…

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