Why do people going through cancer lose their hair?

Answer Some people battling cancer must undergo treatments that lead to hair loss. This occurs because the treatments cannot single out the cancer cells alone.Cancer TreatmentsCancer treatments work by st... Read More »

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Why do people with cancer often lose their hair?

The Chemotherapy damages the cells that produce hair (everywhere on the body...not just the head) and causes it to fall out. When they stop taking the chemotherapy drugs, then the hair will usuall... Read More »

Why do cancer patients lose their hair?

One of the most unfortunate side effects of getting a form of cancer is losing hair. This occurs because of a common cancer treatment: chemotherapy.Loss of HairThe purpose of chemotherapy treatment... Read More »

Do all cancer patients lose their hair during chemo?

No they don't and even when they do thier hair grows back so she should look fine in a few years.

Do cancer patients lose there pubic hair when they go through kemo?

Not all chemotherapy regimes cause hair loss; some just cause hair thinning, and some don't cause hair loss at all.Chemo that causes hair loss can cause hair loss anywhere on the body. Some people ... Read More »