Items tagged as "Living With Cancer blog"
Fertility preservation: Understand your options before cancer treatment Cancer treatment can have a major impact on fertility. Get the facts about fertility preservation options for men and women. Cancer caregivers and quality of life — new study opportunity Mayo Clinic has a new study open to cancer caregivers that is [...]Created by Dana Sparks
Planning ahead with an advance directive is crucial Dealing with a life-changing diagnosis such as cancer makes having an advance directive to outline treatment even more important. Monoclonal antibody drugs for cancer: How they work Get the facts on how monoclonal antibodies are being used in cancer treatment. Managing chemotherapy [...]Created by Dana Sparks
The number of new cancer cases can be reduced, and many cancer deaths can be prevented, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Join @Newshour (PBS NewsHour) with @mayoclinic and @AACR (American Association for Cancer Research) to talk about cancer prevention. #newshourchats Feb. 27, from 1 to 2 p.m. [...]Created by Dennis Douda
Treatment key to living with metastatic bone cancer Metastatic bone cancer usually can't be cured; instead, the goals are to provide pain relief and control further spread through treatment. Cancer treatment for women: Possible sexual side effects Cancer treatment can cause physical changes that make having sex more difficult. Find [...]Created by Dana Sparks
Treatment key to living with metastatic bone cancer Metastatic bone cancer usually can't be cured; instead, the goals are to provide pain relief and control further spread through treatment. Prostate cancer brachytherapy: Can I pass radiation to others? Passing radiation to others from prostate cancer brachytherapy depends on your treatment [...]Created by Dana Sparks
Thyroid cancer Learn the symptoms, causes and treatments of cancer of the thyroid — a butterfly-shaped gland located at the base of your neck, just below your Adam's apple. Eating during cancer treatment: Tips to make food tastier Cancer treatment may alter your sense of taste. Learn what you can [...]Created by Dana Sparks
Explore the uplifting effects of aromatherapy Aromatherapy may help cancer survivors lower anxiety, relieve stress and improve mood. Cancer diagnosis: 11 tips for coping Find 11 ways to cope with the life-changing news of a cancer diagnosis. Managing chemotherapy side effects Chemotherapy treatment carries with it a host of potential [...]Created by Dana Sparks