Rappler's latest stories on chemotherapy
While chemotherapy destroys cancerous cells along with normal cells – often with toxic and debilitating effects on a patient – immunotherapy unleashes the body's immune system to target tumor cells
Police Officer 1 May Liezl dela Cruz sells face masks during breaks to help raise funds for the chemotherapy of 8-year-old Geanna Catan, who was diagnosed with acute lymphocytic leukemia in December 2017
UPDATED Debilitating chemotherapy can’t always cure cancer and the root of most diseases – toxicity and malnutrition
The decision allows the parents of the 11 year old girl to pursue a course of cancer treatment rooted in their centuries old native traditions
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Lucia was diagnosed with Stage IIIB breast cancer last year
Dr Antonia Park according to the Professional Regulatory Commission is not authorized to practice medicine in the Philippines She faces charges of estafa and reckless imprudence resulting in homicide