You’ve just been diagnosed with cancer and chemotherapy is part of your treatment. Getting this news is scary. The thought of chemotherapy is frightening too.
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Yet the more you know about chemotherapy the less intimidating it will become for you, says cancer care nurse Josette Snyder, BSN, MSN, AOCN. There are many resources to help you through the process and understand what’s happening.
If you or someone you know is about to go through chemotherapy for the first time, here are some tips our patients find helpful.
Remember there are many avenues of support for you during this time. Never hesitate to ask for help. It’s there for you!