Chemotherapy and Radiation For Dummies Kindle Edition
An informative, compassionate guide for cancer patients and their loved ones
Each year, more than 1 million people get treated for cancer, and most of these will undergo chemotherapy, radiation therapy, or both. This reassuring, optimistic guide helps people get a handle on treatment options and explains in plain English how chemotherapy and radiation therapy really work. It offers detailed advice on how to alleviate and cope with side effects-which range from hair loss to nausea to anemia-and describes how good nutrition, meditation, support groups, and other techniques and resources can help in the recovery process.
I found this book very useful during my chemotherapy. It provided answers to the many questions I faced during the 6 months of chemotherapy.
The strength of the book is the practical information that i could use in my day to day experiences.