Chemotherapy for the Elderly
The use of medications or drugs to treat disease. Most often referred to as the medications used to destroy cancer cells.
9 Nutrition Tips During Cancer Treatment
Eating is often difficult for a cancer-stricken senior. But the weakness and fatigue associated with not getting enough nutrients can give cancer the upper hand. Learn how to make sure your loved one is getting the food they need.2 Comments
Cancer Care Q and A: Post-Chemo Concerns
Chemotherapy is a common form of cancer treatment, but the side-effects of chemo treatments can be very unpleasant. Here is some advice on what to expect and how to help a loved one cope with chemotherapy.0 Comments
10 Worst Side Effects of Cancer Treatment
When fighting cancer, many of the most effective treatments can be accompanied by debilitating side effects. Here's how caregivers can help.2 Comments
Chemotherapy: What is It and What Are The Side Effects?
When cancer is the diagnosis, chemotherapy is often the recommended treatment, but the side effects can be severe.1 Comment
Do you think chemo therapy would be considered for an elderly (92) cancer patient?6 Comments
How do I help my boyfriend and his family in a very difficult time?4 Comments
Has anyone experienced a loved one having breast cancer that metastasized to the lung and refused treatment?10 Comments
66 year old Mom in my care for 4 years (alcoholic ) etc. This Will be a LONG ONE!!5 Comments