The Chemo Brain Side Effects

Dr. M. Beatriz Currier, Medical Director of Cancer Patient Support Center with Miami Cancer Institute, explains some studies show there are some changes to the brain with certain types of chemotherapy. She also affirms studies also show that many of those changes returned back to normal sometimes after chemotherapy or some types of radiation treatment. The specialist explains factors that contribute to chemo brain such as chemotherapy, radiation therapy, the disease itself and surgery.

DISCLAIMER: The information and opinions expressed in the programs on this channel and website are intended to address specific questions asked or situations described in each particular program, are for educational purposes only, and are not designed to constitute advice or recommendations as to any disease, ailment, or physical condition. You should not act or rely upon any information contained in these programs without seeking the advice of your personal physician or a qualified medical provider. If you have any questions about the information or opinions expressed, please contact your doctor or other medical professional.