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Chemotherapy Basics for Breast Cancer - About.com
Dec 4, 2014 ... Many breast cancer patients need to take chemotherapy treatments to prevent a recurrence, or shrink a tumor, or help control the disease.
http://breastcancer.about.com/od/newlydiagnosed/a/chemo_basics.htm
Chemotherapy for Breast Cancer - Cancer Treatments Can Cause ...
Breast cancer can be treated by chemotherapy, but the treatment can threaten your fertility, or cause infertility. Chemotherapy drugs used for breast cancer shut  ...
http://breastcancer.about.com/lw/Health-Medicine/Conditions-and-diseases/Young-Women-and-Breast-Cancer-Preserving-Fertility.htm
Breast Cancer Treatments: Surgery, Chemotherapy & More
There are five standard treatment options for breast cancer: surgery, chemotherapy, targeted therapies, radiation, and hormonal therapy. Learn about each one ...
http://breastcancer.about.com/od/treatments/u/treatment.htm
Chemotherapy for Lung Cancer - About.com
Oct 25, 2014 ... What do I need to know about chemotherapy for lung cancer? ... which are considered ‚€œlocal‚€ treatments, chemotherapy is a ‚€œsystemic ...
http://lungcancer.about.com/od/treatmentoflungcancer/a/chemolungrx.htm
What Lung Cancer Treatment Is Right for You?
Lung cancer treatment options include chemotherapy, radiation therapy, and surgery, ... Lung cancer treatments depend upon the type and stage of lung cancer, ...
http://lungcancer.about.com/od/treatmentoflungcancer/u/Treatment.htm
Taxol (Paclitaxel) - Breast Cancer Chemotherapy Drug
Dec 17, 2014 ... Taxol (Paclitaxel) is a chemotherapy drug made from yew trees. It fights cancer by interfering with cancer cell division. Taxol can be used to ...
http://breastcancer.about.com/od/treatments/a/taxol_descrip.htm
Coping with Neuropathy from Chemotherapy
Dec 16, 2014 ... Several treatments have been evaluated to see if they might provide protection against neuropathy during chemotherapy. Studies have found ...
http://lungcancer.about.com/od/chemotherapysideeffect1/a/Neuropathy-Chemotherapy.htm
Coping With Chemotherapy Induced Mouth Sores - Lung Cancer
Mouth sores are a common complications of chemotherapy. ... if you are receiving a combination of chemotherapy and radiation treatments for your cancer.
http://lungcancer.about.com/od/livingwithlungcancer/a/mouthsores.htm
Chemotherapy for Colon Cancer Overview and Side Effects
Dec 4, 2014 ... Chemotherapy can be administered in conjunction with other colon cancer treatments (surgery, radiation) or by itself. The medical oncologist ...
http://coloncancer.about.com/od/coloncancertreatment/a/Chemotherapy-For-Colon-Cancer.htm
Methods of Treatment for Cancer - About.com
Many times, a combination of these treatments are used. ... Woman receiving chemotherapy through IV - Photo by Selina Boertlein c/o SBPhotography/Moment .
http://cancer.about.com/od/treatmentoptions/a/options.htm
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