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chemo brain

[key-mo brain] also written chemobrain or chemo-brain; sometimes called chemo fog. The mental cloudiness people with cancer sometimes notice before, during, and after chemotherapy. Despite the name, researchers are finding other factors that also seem to be linked to this problem.

Chemo Brain: It is Real

... For more information about chemo brain and other chemotherapy
side effects, click here. Dr. Ades is director of cancer ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/expertvoices/post/2012/04/09/chemo-brain-it-is-real.aspx

Chemo Brain

... Hede, K. Chemobrain is real but may need new name ... Demonstrated in Breast
Cancer Survivors Exposed to Adjuvant Chemotherapy. ... Chemo brain. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/physicalsideeffects/chemotherapyeffects/chemo-brain

Chemotherapy for adult brain and spinal cord tumors

... Chemotherapy (chemo) uses anti-cancer drugs that are usually given ... However,
many chemo drugs are not able to enter the brain and reach ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-treating-chemotherapy

Chemotherapy for brain and spinal cord tumors in children

... Chemotherapy (chemo) uses anti-cancer drugs that are usually given ... However,
many chemo drugs aren't able to enter the brain and reach ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinchildren/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-children-treating-chemotherapy

Getting Help for Chemo Brain

Page 1. more on back Getting Help for Chemo Brain ... Things you can
do to deal with chemo brain ✔ Use a daily planner. ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@editorial/documents/document/acspc-031604.pdf

What's new in research and treatment for brain and spinal ...

... Chemotherapy. New approaches may help make chemotherapy (chemo) more
useful against brain and spinal cord tumors. Adjuvant chemotherapy. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinchildren/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-children-new-research

Treating specific types of childhood brain and spinal cord ...

... Oligodendrogliomas may respond to chemotherapy better than other brain
tumors if the tumor cells have certain chromosome changes. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinchildren/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-children-treating-specific-types-of-tumors

Thoughts, emotions, and chemo

... Sex, fertility, and chemotherapy. Next Topic. ... Research has shown that chemo
can impact the thinking functions of the brain (known as cognitive ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/chemotherapy/understandingchemotherapyaguideforpatientsandfamilies/understanding-chemotherapy-thoughts-emotions-and-chemo

Treating specific types of adult brain and spinal cord tumors ...

... without chemo — is usually the best option. Temozolomide is the chemotherapy
drug used first by most doctors because it crosses the blood-brain ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-treating-treating-specific-types

What's new in adult brain and spinal cord tumor research and ...

... Along with developing and testing new chemotherapy drugs, many researchers
are testing new ways to get chemotherapy to the brain tumor. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-new-research