There is a story the anticancer drugs used in cancer treatment originated from mustard gas, a biochemical weapon developed during the World War II. An American pharmacologist, Alfred Gilman and Lewis S Goodman analyzed the deaths of Allied soldiers who died from the mustard gas leak, and found that some of the mustard gas derivatives… Continue reading What are target chemotherapies for cancer?
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A solution to Diarrhea and constipation for cancer patients
Cancer patients are prone to constipation or diarrhea. Sometimes each symptom occurs alternately, and one symptom may persist for a long time. Why are cancer patients vulnerable to constipation or diarrhea? Let's discuss the causes and solutions by symptoms. Why do cancer patients tend to get constipation? If the patient suffers from pain, the hospital… Continue reading A solution to Diarrhea and constipation for cancer patients
International travel guide for cancer patients
Many people are planning to travel abroad these days. Is it possible for cancer patients to travel outside of the country? Here I have drafted a guide that may help you on what to do and things to bring if you are traveling abroad with cancer patients. If you are planning a trip abroad, it… Continue reading International travel guide for cancer patients