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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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 »

When does hair grow back after chemo treatments?

According to, hair loss occurs through chemotherapy and may continue for a month after treatment. It takes around four to six weeks for the hair to start to grow back. A full head of... Read More »

How can you increase your white blood count after chemo to receive another chemo treatment two weeks after?

I had exactly the same problems as your Husband. I also have lymphoma and my chemo is scheduled every other fortnight too. I became very immuno-supressed, and my WBC dropped very low. I ended up ge... Read More »

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 »