Many patients complain of "chemo brain," or a drop in cognitive function during or after receiving chemotherapy, but there are strategies to manage chemo brain, as well as research on how chemotherapy affects the brain long-term.
Lori Smith, BSN, MSN, CRNP
This slideshow reviews the latest guidelines and updates on colorectal cancer screening.
In this slideshow, various clinical guidelines on breast cancer screening are summarized, including the ACP's recent recommendations that have come under some scrutiny.
Researchers in England investigated whether risk for suicide was elevated in cancer patients, and which cancer types might have the greatest risk.
Erin McMenamin, CRNP, of Penn Medicine, discusses how oral side effects affect head and neck cancer patients.
We spoke with Erin McMenamin, CRNP, of Penn Medicine, about the recent study on opioid switching in cancer patients.
We spoke with Kelly Hogan, MS, RD, about the recent JAMA study on the association between organic food consumption and cancer risk.
We take a look at how a healthy diet can improve quality of life in breast cancer survivors.
Dianne Shumay, PhD, director of psycho-oncology at UCSF, weighs in on how we can use psychological interventions to improve stress levels in cancer patients.
Linda Jacobs, PhD, CRNP, director of the Cancer Survivorship Center, comments on the incidence of erectile dysfunction in childhood cancer survivors.