How soon after starting chemo does hair loss start?

Answer On One Hand: Chemo Hair Loss Takes Two WeeksMost people who have chemotherapy lose their hair. According to the Mayo Clinic, chemotherapy hair loss begins between 10 to 14 days after you start trea... Read More »

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What are the causes of hair loss in a canine chemo patient?

When a dog has cancer and undergoes chemotherapy, many of the side effects are similar to humans. However, most dogs do not lose their hair the way humans do.ChemotherapyTexas A&M College of Veteri... Read More »

How long after chemo do you start losing your hair?

My father lost his within a month of the first treatments, but the first treatments were the hardest. I want to say that his cancer was arrested and he came down with at the age of 77. He had blood... Read More »

What is the appropriate card or gift for someone starting Chemo?

For a card, I'd recommend the "Thinking of You" type. As to a gift, I'd recommend something cheery that will make them think of you when they look at a pretty suncatcher for their window.... Read More »

I am starting chemo on monday for breast cancer?

I'm sorry to hear about your diagnosis. I was diagnosed Stage 2B last March. I had a mastectomy, chemotherapy (with port also), radiation, herceptin treatments, hysterectomy & oopherectomy, It ... Read More »