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Chemotherapy side effects directory

Hair loss, fatigue, nausea -- these are just some effects that people associate with chemotherapy treatment. The truth is, chemo affects everyone differently. And many of chemo's negative effects can be controlled through medications your doctor can prescribe. Follow the links below to find BootsWebMD's comprehensive coverage about how chemotherapy is administered, what its side effects are, how to treat them and much more.

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Thumbnail: Cancer medicine erases man's fingerprints

A man was temporarily denied entry into the US because a cancer medicine he was taking had made his fingerprints disappear, according to a letter published in a medical journal.

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Thumbnail: Caring for your skin, hair and nails during chemotherapy

Managing chemotherapy side effects can be difficult. In addition to physical complaints, other side effects may include hair loss, dry skin, and brittle nails. Here are tips on caring for your hair, skin, and nails during chemo.

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