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Staying Healthy During Cancer Treatment

Staying Healthy During Cancer Treatment

There are a number of things you can do to help stay healthy while being treated for cancer. Common cancer treatments—chemotherapy, radiation and surgery—can take a toll on the body. However, there are a number of things you can do to help stay …

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What To Expect From Radiation Treatment

What To Expect From Radiation Treatment

Knowing the possible side effects of radiation can help you prepare in advance. Has your doctor recommended radiation treatment? If so, the potential benefits outweigh the risks, however knowing the possible side effects can help you prepare in advance. Here are …

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How to Cope with Chemotherapy

How to Cope with Chemotherapy

Living with cancer is often stressful and difficult. There are many treatments available, and one of the most common is chemotherapy. Learning how to cope with chemotherapy and its side effects is very important in keeping your mental and physical …

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Nutrition during Chemotherapy: Helpful Hints to Keep You Going

Nutrition during Chemotherapy: Helpful Hints to Keep You Going

  Chemotherapy is a common treatment for cancer because it effectively kills dangerous cells. The drawback of chemo is that it also kills healthy cells, which can lead to some unpleasant side effects. Some of these side effects include decreased …

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Giloma: Common Brain Tumor

Giloma: Common Brain Tumor

Most malignant and almost half of all brain tumors are a type of tumor called a glioma. These tumors come from the glial cells in the brain and can also affect the spinal cord or other parts of the central …

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Chemotherapy Basics

Chemotherapy Basics

Chemotherapy treatments can be both physically and emotionally trying for patients. The idea of them can be daunting. While the side effects serve as an unpleasant reminder of your current struggle, the treatment is often vital in killing cancerous cells …

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