Radiation Therapy and You: Support for People With Cancer

Radiation Therapy and You: Support for People With Cancer

Radiation Therapy and You is for people who are about to receive or are now receiving radiation therapy for cancer. This booklet is a guide you can refer to throughout radiation theray. It includes facts about radiation therapy and side effects you may have depending on the part of your body being treated. It also highlights ways you can manage side effects.
format: Booklet/Pamphlet
written in English - also available in
Español  
for the audience Cancer Patient
last revised: October 2016
National Health Information Award, Merit, 2007
NIH Plain Language Award, Gold, 2008
publication number: P123
NIH number: 17-7157
part of the collection: 
Radiation Therapy and You
54 pages
Booklet/Pamphlet format
8.25 x 10.75 inches; purple
  • Description
    Radiation Therapy and You is for people who are about to receive or are now receiving radiation therapy for cancer. This booklet is a guide you can refer to throughout radiation theray. It includes facts about radiation therapy and side effects you may have depending on the part of your body being treated. It also highlights ways you can manage side effects.
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    for the audience  Cancer Patient
    National Health Information Award, Merit, 2007
    NIH Plain Language Award, Gold, 2008
    publication number: P123
    NIH number: 17-7157