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It’s one of the biggest concerns for a lot of people facing a cancer diagnosis-will I lose my hair? When I was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s disease at 16 years old, my doctor told me I would lose my hair, and I was devastated. I got it cut short, and I remember feeling like I was
While you’re going through cancer treatments like chemotherapy and radiation, you may feel you have your hands full just keeping your head above water. As you struggle to deal with side effects and maintain everything else in your life, you’re liable to wind up feeling spent, worn down, and depressed. In Chapter 8 of my
Your face identifies you to the world, so it’s no wonder when you start to experience side effects on your cheeks, nose, eyes, and mouth, it can really stress you out.
Though we’ve seen many improvements in cancer treatments over the years, one thing remains true-they’re hard on your body.