100 Questions & Answers About Cancer Symptoms and Cancer Treatment Side Effects, Second Edition provides authoritative answers to the most commonly asked questions about cancer symptoms and treatments. Written by cancer professionals and featuring comments from actual patients, this handy guide gives you the information you need to understand the disease and manage treatment side effects. This completely revised and updated version includes topics on cancer treatment options such as surgeries, targeted therapy, biologic therapies, alternative treatments; sexuality, fertility, pregnancy issues, pain and fatigue management, and more!
Accessible, informative, compact, 100 Questions & Answers About Cancer Symptoms and Cancer Treatment Side Effects, Second Edition is a unique resource for anyone coping with the physical and emotion turmoil of cancer.
Table of Contents:
Part 1 Cancer and Cancer Treatment
Part 2 Getting Information and Making Decisions
Part 3 Comfort, Activity, and Sleep
Part 4 Blood Counts and Skin Problems
Part 5 Problems with Breathing, Nutrition, Digestion, and Urination
Part 6 Appearance and Sexual Issues
Part 7 Neurologic Problems, Fluid Retention, and Blood Chemistry
Part 8 Other Health-Related Issues
Part 9 Emotional and Social Concerns