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2015-04-28 14:29:15

Researchers from the University of British Columbia have for the first time explained why being treated with chemotherapy can adversely affect the cognitive function of cancer patients.

'chemo brain'
2015-03-17 20:53:40

More than one third of all breast cancer survivors experience post-treatment cognitive issues, but researchers from UCLA are working on a new rehab program designed to help those women deal with and eventually overcome the condition known as “chemo brain".

2014-06-27 08:26:05

OAKLAND, Calif., June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- When friends asked Warren Keppler what he wanted out of fatherhood back in 2004, his answer came naturally: "I want to run with my girls."

2014-03-05 10:59:39

Many breast cancer survivors experience fatigue and other debilitating symptoms that persist months to years after their course of treatment has ended.

2013-11-23 23:03:40

The Greenville Health System’s Human Performance Laboratory – expected to open in January 2014 – is the first HPL in the nation to be fully embedded into a cancer research and treatment

2013-09-18 13:26:46

A team from the University of Rochester Medical Center has shown scientifically what many women report anecdotally: that the breast cancer drug tamoxifen is toxic to cells of the brain and central nervous system, producing mental fogginess similar to "chemo brain."

2013-07-12 23:16:53

Voices Against Brain Cancer, an organization dedicated to brain cancer research and advocacy, commends Shelli Kesler and her team of researchers for conducting a study that could help cancer survivors

2013-06-27 23:02:33

Got your Back Pax and My Chemo Cocktail & Me, a powerful combination that combines a women’s chemo support pax and a practical chemo guide for beginners.

2013-04-19 19:25:00

For many years, breast cancer patients have reported experiencing difficulties with memory, concentration and other cognitive functions following cancer treatment.


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