Experiencing Chemotherapy for Leukemia and Lymphoma – My Cancer Advisor

Experiencing Chemotherapy for Leukemia and Lymphoma

Sep 7 2010
Should I Travel Far to Get the Best Chemo or Radiation?
Mar 4 2010
Study May Help Cool Hot Flashes for Cancer Patients

Hot flashes can be a very debilitating condition for women who undergo estrogen depletion, either naturally (with menopause), with surgical ablation (of the ovaries), with certain types of chemotherap...

Mar 2 2010
Cancer Can’t Stop the Creation of New Life with 22-year-old Frozen Sperm!

This is an amazing story and an inspiration to all cancer patients! See below for news about a mother who had the foresight to preserve the sperm of her teenage son who was being treated for leukemia&...

Feb 22 2010
Fertility Preservation: An Issue Less Than Half of Affected Cancer Patients Are Told About

Fertility is an important quality of life issue for cancer patients of child-bearing age. Some types of cancer treatments (especially certain forms of chemotherapy and with radiation to the pelvis) ca...

Feb 6 2010
Preparing for Hair Loss After Chemotherapy
Feb 2 2010
Bone Marrow Stimulating Drugs (Aranesp, Procrit, Epgen, Neulasta): Benefits and Risks

Bone marrow stimulating drugs are beneficial in some cancer treatment circumstances, but dangerous in others. A group of drugs, Aranesp, Epogen, and Procrit, have been a vital component of cancer chem...

Dec 28 2009
Arlen Specter on Being Bald: His Chemotherapy Experience for Lymphoma

Senator Arlen Specter (D-PA) gives a lighthearted interview about his experience with chemotherapy for lymphoma and the inconvenience of temporarily being bald! Here’s more information from our ...

May 15 2009
Sexual Issues After Cancer: Helpful Advice for Women
Apr 30 2009
Should You Get a Second Opinion?