What is chop chemo?

Answer CHOP chemotherapy is a common treatment for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, according to "CHOP" stands for drugs used in the treatment: cyclophosphamide, hydroxydoxorubicin, oncovin, and ... Read More »

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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 »

Is it "Young Chop" or Pork Chop?

I don't think no mainstream rapper is that cruel to make fun of his weight -- I hope not. No rapper has ever done that to Big Pun, Biggie Smalls, Heavy D, or Fat Joe. Well, on second thought, Tupac... Read More »

Can you use a humidifer when you are on chemo?

On One Hand: It Is Safe and NecessaryChemotherapy patients who are experiencing overly dry mouth, throat and nasal tissues should use a cool mist humidifier at night. In combination with other ther... Read More »

So I got my first chemo treatment...?

Thankfully I have not gone through chemotherapy myself but my 2 year old son E has gone through many rounds of it. As a baby he had a Wilms' Tumour - a childhood kidney cancer and successfully beat... Read More »