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UStooHydrogel Spacer Technology Reduces Rectal Radiation Side Effects Helping to Improve Quality of Life

 

By Eileen Gardner, RN – Augmenix, Inc.
Within the past several decades, the rate of survival among men with prostate cancer has improved significantly, thanks to a growing field of research and advanced treatments. Although many men diagnosed with prostate cancer will end up surviving the disease, the long-term side effects of the chosen treatment option often hinder quality of life (QoL). After initial diagnosis, the most pressing questions for these men then become, how will treatment impact my QoL? Does living longer mean living well? (Read More on p.4 of the UsToo HotSheet)

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