Chemotherapy

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Doctors: Woman’s Chemotherapy Caused Her To Lose Fingerprints

A 65-year-old woman’s chemotherapy treatment for breast cancer that spread to her lungs caused her fingerprints to be erased.

04/16/2015

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Teen Forced To Undergo Chemo Testifies At Custody Hearing

A 17-year-old Connecticut girl who was forced to undergo chemotherapy by the state has testified at a closed door hearing where she and her mother are seeking her release from state custody.

03/16/2015

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Connecticut Supreme Court To Hear Case Of Teen Refusing Chemotherapy

When a 17-year-old Connecticut girl refused medical treatment for cancer and her mother agreed with her decision, state officials took custody of her and forced her to undergo what they called life-saving chemotherapy.

01/06/2015

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Cancer Patients Can Get ‘Chemo Brain’; Treatment Available

Dr. Meyer says up to sixty percent of patients undergoing treatment for all types of cancers can develop chemo brain to some degree.

08/01/2014

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Sales Reps Plead Guilty To Selling Millions In Illegally Imported Prescription Drugs

Two former pharmaceuitical company sales representatives have pleaded guilty in a scheme involving importation of millions of dollars worth of prescription drugs, many sold to doctors and hospitals in Connecticut and Massachusetts

11/06/2013