Category Archives: Side-effects

How to deal with hair loss during cancer treatment – Chemotherapy, Radiotherapy and Hormone Treatment

Hair loss (also called alopecia) is a potential side effect of chemotherapy and radiation therapy and for some people can be the most distressing side effect of treatment.  Hair loss can be hard to predict although for some fortunate people, having cancer treatment doesn’t affect their hair at all.  When it does occur it’s usually […]