Cancer

Chemo Brain: What it is and what you can do

Suffering from “chemo brain”? There’s hope and things you can do​ by Jorg Dietrich, MD, PhD, Harvard Health Blog Nov 20, 2019 Some of the most common symptoms experienced by cancer patients are memory problems, difficulties with multitasking, and reduced attention and concentration. Historically, cancer patients with these symptoms were [Read more…]

Cancer

How Does Chemotherapy Work?

How does chemotherapy work? Hyunsoo Joshua No, TED-ED Dec 5, 2019 Discover how chemotherapy drugs use cytotoxic agents to attack cancer cells and the impact they have on your body. During World War I, scientists were trying to develop an antidote to the poisonous yellow cloud known as mustard gas. [Read more…]

Cancer

Satisfying Snacks for Cancer Patients

Satisfying Snacks​ The Tracey Birnhak Nutritional Counseling Program November 13th, 2020   A couple of hours after a meal, and you’re noticing your hunger starting to kick-in again…it’s snack time! Snacks are an excellent way to satisfy hunger between meals, prevent overeating at the next meal, provide your body with [Read more…]