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Canadian Nuclear Laboratories Sets Its Sights on the “Rarest Drug on Earth”
On a nuclear research campus in the Ottawa Valley, Canadian researchers spent decades quietly transforming the way we fight cancer. With Actinium-225, they’re about to do it again. If you haven’t heard of an isotope called Actinium-225, it’s for good reason. Even with an army of nuclear scientists at your disposal, you’d be hard pressed … Continued
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3 Things You Can Do to Help Detect Breast Cancer Early
Get mammograms starting at 40 The evidence is clear: annual mammograms starting at age 40 save the most lives. Seventeen percent of breast cancers occur in women in their 40s, and those cancers are more aggressive. Minority women are more likely to be diagnosed in their 40s. Women in Ontario can’t self-refer for mammograms in … Continued