If you have cancer, you might be nervous at the thought of having chemotherapy. One of the most common concerns about chemotherapy is the negative side effects. The type of side effects and their severity depend on the type and dose of chemotherapy as well as how an individual reacts to the treatment.
Chemotherapy for cancer can cause a variety of side effects. But it doesn't affect everyone the same way. What should you expect?
Many people experience nausea, vomiting and loss of appetite as a result of chemotherapy. But there are a number of different ways to deal with these side effects.
It is common to experience fatigue during chemotherapy, but there are ways of dealing with it.
Chemotherapy is commonly associated with hair loss, weight change, and other effects on appearance.