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Posts Tagged ‘chemotherapy side effects’

June 1, 2017

Chemo and Hair Loss Is More Than a Vanity Issue

by Sue Friedman I was happy to read the XRAYS report on research about scalp cooling to prevent hair loss during chemotherapy. Chemo-related hair loss is more than merely an inconvenience during cancer treatment. My own experience as a young breast cancer survivor on chemotherapy convinced me of this. I was 33 when I was … + read more

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