Use of a computerized brain exercise program designed to help people sharpen their cognitive function was found to be effective against chemo brain in breast Cancer Thrivers and will probably be useful for Cancer Thrivers with any chemo brain.
Why doesn’t someone newly diagnosed with prostate cancer automatically receive chemotherapy along with hormone therapy (ADT)? There is a good reason.
Older men (over 75 years) may consider having docetaxel chemotherapy despite their age. However, there should be a consideration of changing the dosing and the schedule.
Recent research has concluded that for men who are going to use early chemotherapy along with hormone therapy, chemotherapy should be delayed, allowing at least three weeks to pass after starting the hormone therapy before commencing the chemotherapy treatments.
Chemotherapy has a bad reputation because of its side effects. This reputation has contributed to many men deciding not to use it in their treatment protocol. Is this a mistake, we present a small amount of empirical evidence that this can be an error.