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TheraSphere

Overall, TheraSphere can cause fewer and milder side effects than other current treatments and offers the convenience of outpatient therapy. TheraSphere may be coupled with chemotherapy to try to improve results. Hospitalization may be required if hepatic artery chemotherapy infusion or...


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Stumped for Children's Birthday Gifts? Try These Toy Suggestions

  • Infants to a year old: activity quilts, stuffed animals without button noses and eyes, bath toys and squeaky toys.

  • 1 to 2 years old: books, blocks, fit-together toys, balls, push-and-pull toys, pounding toys and shape toys.

  • 2 to 5 years old: non-toxic art supplies, books, videos, musical instruments and outdoor toys like a baseball tee stand.

  • 5 to 9 years old: bicycles, crafts, jump ropes, roller skates and sports equipment.

  • 10 to 14 years old: computers, microscopes, board games and sports equipment.

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