Article - 2 Minute Read
April 9, 2017
Losing your hair can be difficult during breast cancer treatment. You have options to try to keep your hair or head coverings that are fun and stylish.
Medically Reviewed by UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital
Categorized as: Cancer Care, Women's Health
Tagged with: breast cancer, chemo, cold caps, hair loss
Article - 4 Minute Read
July 25, 2016
Chemotherapy and radiation are two common, highly effective cancer treatment options. Learn more about oncology treatment at UPMC.
Medically Reviewed by UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Categorized as: Cancer Care
Tagged with: brachytherapy, chemo, chemotherapy, external beam radiation, radiation, radiation therapy, stereotactic radiosurgery
March 30, 2015
Read articles from the breast cancer edition of Medical Mondays including coping with chemotherapy, managing lymphedema, and understanding bone marrow.
Categorized as: Breast Cancer, Cancer Care
Tagged with: bone marrow, breast cancer, breast cancer recovery, breast cancer surgery, breast cancer treatment, chemo, chemotherapy, lymphedema, medical mondays
March 26, 2015
Cancer treatment is hard physically and emotionally. Chemo brings its own set of side effects; work with your doctor to develop a complete care plan.
Tagged with: acupuncture, cancer, cancer support group, chemo, chemotherapy, depression, medical mondays, nausea, side effects, yoga