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Care During Chemotherapy

Chemotherapy is one of the most effective and powerful tools in treating certain cancers. If chemotherapy is prescribed as part of your treatment plan, you will undoubtedly have many questions and concerns before, during and after treatment. This is normal and expected. At Minnesota Oncology, we want to provide you with all of the information you need to be an active partner with your physicians in making informed decisions about your cancer care.

Just click on the following links to access a wide variety of information about chemotherapy and how to care of yourself during the treatment and post-treatment phases of your therapy. Remember to bring any questions and concerns you may have to your physician or other members of your care team.

Taking care of yourself during chemotherapy

When stopping chemotherapy is the best option

Food Safety

Low White Blood Count

Management of Constipation

Management of Diarrhea

Safe Handling of Oral Chemotherapy for Patients & Caregivers

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