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Chemo Hair Loss- Why does the hair fall out?

 The number one cause of cancer hair loss is chemotherapy. Of course, it also depends on the type of medication and its corresponding dosage levels.  Chemotherapy uses powerful drugs and different combinations of drugs have different effects. These drugs target any cells that have a rapid growth rate. Because hair is always growing these rapidly […]

Scalp Care and Cancer

One of the side effects shared by many chemotherapy patients is the loss of hair. This creates a situation many of us are not prepared for, scalp care! The skin is particularly delicate during chemotherapy treatments, and the scalp, which was protected by the cover of hair, is especially vulnerable. Taking steps to provide gentle care […]