Breast CancerChemotherapySide-Effects Management
December 2017 Vol 3 No 6 – December 15, 2017
Breast cancer survivor Lisa D’Ottavio describes the side effects of treatment that she experienced, from chemo hair loss, neuropathy, and lymphedema, to radiation effects and more.
October 2017 Vol 3 No 5 – October 23, 2017
A new survey of patients with breast or ovarian cancer showed that hair loss is among the most-dreaded side effects for patients undergoing cancer treatment.
ChemotherapyNutrition & CancerWeb ExclusivesWellness Corner
Web Exclusives – June 22, 2017
Family, friends, festivities, and food! The holiday season is always a time to get together with loved ones and, let’s face it, cook and eat a lot of food. Here are a few pointers on what to consider when cooking for someone undergoing chemotherapy.
By Tracy Wright
December 2016 Vol 2 No 6 – December 15, 2016
After being poked and prodded for cancer treatment, testing, and surgery, it seems crazy that patients with cancer would ask for more needles, but that is exactly what’s happening when it comes to acupuncture.
October 2016 Vol 2 No 5 – October 12, 2016
Some chemotherapies can cause problems with sensory and motor skills; these disorders are called “neuropathies.” Most neuropathy problems improve after chemotherapy is finished.
ChemotherapyNutrition & CancerSide-Effects ManagementWellness Corner
August 2016 Vol 2 No 4 – August 17, 2016
How did a 21-year-old young man, in the peak of physical health, get cancer and die so quickly?
Cancer RehabilitationChemotherapySide-Effects Management
Cognitive changes during cancer treatment, also known as “chemo brain” or “chemo fog,” are common. In fact, some studies suggest that up to 75% of patients receiving chemotherapy may face these issues.
ChemotherapyFrom Your Navigator
The use of oral chemotherapy drugs is expected to more than double in the next several years. Oral drugs offer many advantages to patients, including greater convenience, flexibility, and less disruption of daily activities for patients, their families, and caregivers.
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