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PODCAST: Radiation treatment ins and outs

Radiation therapy or treatment is a cancer treatment that uses high doses of radiation to kill cancer cells and shrink tumors. At low doses, radiation is used in x-rays to see inside your body, as with x-rays of your teeth or broken bones. To explain the ins and outs of radiation treatment is Dr. Gregory Richards, radiation oncologist, at Mercyhealth Cancer Center-Rockford. {Episode originally aired on WROK Radio Rockford on December 17, 2020.}