Treatment for chemobrain may be possible
Cancer patients may rejoice as researchers have developed a treatment to treat// the condition called “chemobrain” in cancer survivors.
People who suffer from cancer and had to undergo chemotherapy often find the process of treatment affecting their mental functions and cognitive abilities. Th...
Chemotherapy causes delayed severe neural damage
... Cancer treatment with chemotherapeutic agents is often associated with delayed adverse neurological consequences - an occurrence often referred to as chemobrain
- that may compromise the quality of life of a proportion of cancer survivors. Now, research published in the open access Journal of Biology demonstra...
Computer-based Brain Training Addresses Many Ills
...nitive dysfunction with some persistence well beyond the year of treatment. After training, the subjects reported meaningful alleviation of chemobrain
symptoms and improvement in everyday function. -- A presentation by Michael Trujillo on the use of specially designed haptic joysticks to ...
Chemo drugs cause cognitive decline in breast cancer patients
is a condition of cognitive decline experienced by several cancer patients ...s growing evidence from studies of cancer patients on chemotherapy that the chemobrain
effect does exist, many of the studies have suffered from methodological li...
chemobrain in Medical Technology
Study Suggests a Possible Way to Offset Chemobrain Memory Loss
MORGANTOWN, W.Va., Sept. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cancer patients
have complained for years about the mental fog known as chemobrain. Now in
animal studies at West Virginia University, researchers have discovered
that injections of N-acetyl cysteine (NAC), an antioxidant, can prevent the
chemobrain in Biological News
ChemoBrain: How cancer therapies can affect your mind
...d candid interviews with both those suffering from chemobrain
and the physicians and scientists who have treated...ovide the affirmation that so many who suffer from chemobrain
so desperately need. She includes tactics for de...y of the patient empowerment movement that brought chemobrain
to the attention of the medical establishment in t...
chemobrain in Biological Technology