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Tag Archives: "radiation"

Eczema and Dermatitis + Psoriasis

What is Compromised Skin?

When I first started my work with people living with cancer, I focused on helping them to deal with the side effects of chemotherapy and radiation. Over the last year, however, I realized that I talk a lot about compromised skin.

Your Cancer Fighting Journey

Airport Body Scanners: How Safe is the Dose of Radiation?

For a lot of you wondering what it’s like, I’ve been through it.

Alternative Therapies and Lifestyle

Essential Oils Fend Off Side Effects-But May Also Interfere with Treatment

Essential oils can do wonders to help you relax and reduce stress while you’re going through chemotherapy or radiation, but according to aromatherapy experts, you need to be choosy about which ones you’re using.

Side Effects

Side Effect: Metal Taste & Distorted Smell from Cancer Treatments Can Lead to Malnutrition

Find yourself unable to taste food after chemotherapy?