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Update on chemo hair loss

I’m going for my third cycle of doxorubicin and cyclophosphamide chemotherapy tomorrow. And I wanted to give an update on my hair loss as this is one of the major causes of anxiety for patients and it’s also somewhat misunderstood by those who have not gone through it before. 378 more words

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A Mother's Love

I came across a video on Facebook about a mother who cared for and had to let go of her son who was diagnosed with cancer at 13. 349 more words

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Hair loss due to chemo

I am doing doxorubicin and cyclophosphamide every 3 weeks, for 4 times and then paclitaxel once a week for 12 times.

It’s the 16th day after my first dose of chemo and I am already experiencing a more than normal amount of hair loss, which means that the alopecia is starting. 273 more words

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One more day

I have one more day without chemo… and I’m spending it like I would a normal day at work.

Otherwise.. what? I don’t have time for a full holiday or to be a nun or do a documentary.. 88 more words

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