December 13, 2016

Whole Body Hyperthermia and the Treatment of Cancer

Whole body hyperthermia is a therapeutic treatment, used since prehistoric times for the treatment of various conditions, including cancer. In some places, it is used as […]
December 13, 2016

Local Hyperthermia and the Treatment of Cancer

Local hyperthermia is heat therapy. It has been used for several centuries as a treatment for various diseases, including cancer. One article (1) looked at local […]
October 14, 2016

The Use of Whole Body Hyperthermia in Platinum-Resistant Ovarian Cancer

As the name suggests, whole body hyperthermia is a way to use higher than normal levels of heat to the whole body in a way that […]
October 14, 2016

Local Hyperthermia as a Cancer Treatment

Local hyperthermia for cancer treatment involves placing local heat to cancerous areas of the body. It is currently being evaluated as a possible cancer treatment. One […]
August 29, 2016

Whole Body Hyperthermia and the Treatment of Cancer

Whole body hyperthermia is a way to treat cancer. It is based on the idea that heating up the whole body can make chemotherapy agents work […]
August 29, 2016

Local Hyperthermia and the Treatment of Cancer

Local hyperthermia is a treatment some doctors use for cancer. It is based on the idea that the blood flow inside a cancerous tumor is variable […]
July 20, 2016

Heating the Whole Body Could Treat Cancer!

Whole body hyperthermia is believed to help cancer cells by sensitizing the cancer cells to radiation therapy and chemotherapy. Cancer cells are thought to be more […]
July 18, 2016

Local Hyperthermia in the Treatment of Cancer

Hyperthermia is the application of heat to cancerous cells.  It turns out that cancer cells are particularly sensitive to high temperatures and are killed off with […]
December 3, 2015

Efficacy Of Whole Body Hyperthermia As A Cancer Treatment

Hyperthermia refers to higher than normal body temperature. The high temperature is indicative of fever due to some pathological cause but is also useful in treating […]
October 9, 2015

The Role Of Local Hyperthermia In Cancer Treatment

Local hyperthermia is also called superficial hyperthermia or thermal ablation. It is a type of hyperthermia in which a particular small area such as a tumor […]