There are a number of services available for patients receiving chemotherapy
From the U-M Cancer Center
Chemotherapy Information Guide
provides lists of resources, from books and video, to web sites and newsletters.
Managing Eating Problems
a collection of articles written by Cancer Center Nutrition Services focusing on how nutrition can be used to combat the side effects of chemotherapy (such as fatigue, constipation) as well as what to do when the side effects of chemotherapy take away your appetite.
Symptom Management & Supportive Care Program
this program help patients maintain independence and increase comfort by managing the symptoms of cancer and side effects of its treatment.
Some men and women who receive chemotherapy become infertile, which means they are unable to have children. If you plan to have children, talk to your doctor before chemotherapy treatment begins.
During Cancer Treatment
a listing of all the programs available to cancer center patients during their treatment.
Tired of Being Tired:
Cancer Center's Symptom Management and Supportive Care Clinic helps patients fight fatigue and other side effects of treatment
Guided imagery engages the senses to cope with cancer
learn about this common side effect of cancer and what you can do about it
Relax and Distract
Laptop computers and other electronics are available for patients to sign out during their visit