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- noun Chemotherapy or a chemotherapeutic treatment.
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- noun informal Short for
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It's the best appetite help - if you have a loved one wasting away in chemo you'll want this.
ThinkProgressPromotesSocialism, care to tell me where this magical hospital that writes off chemo is so I can call and verify this?
Do you think she felt like a failure when she was in chemo and possibly less able to take care of her daughter and day to-day activities?
Every day she goes without chemo is a chance for that thing (the tumor) to grow, Kathy says.
In turn, I was grateful to connect with them and pay forward what I had learned about this post-chemo phenomenon we sometimes call chemo brain.
Idelle Davidson: Cancer Treatment, Memory Loss and the Power of Story Idelle Davidson 2010
I got my blood counts back and need foods high in iron because the chemo is lowering the hemoglobin.
2 More Ways of Looking at Pumpkin Sarah Lenz 2008
Update: Judy's chemo is put off for at least a week, but she seems clear of fever now, so things are getting better.
Judy Update Bill Crider 2007
And busting people who use marijuana because it relieves some of the pain of chemo is just sick.
My further care depends on whether chemo is an option for buying more time, or if the best course of action is to go for comfort and just ride the wave as long as I’ve got.
"You get pushed out of what I call the chemo bubble into the world of family and friends.
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