Side Effects of Cancer Treatment

Side Effects of Cancer Treatment

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>When dealing with a cancer treatment,
patients may often not have appetite, feel too weak to exercise, and we
actually have a list of common side effects of treatment here, and these are
common for the standard forms of treatment correct, that we have already
mentioned, Yes, yes so a lot of patients will lose appetite, you know they’ll get
nauseous, vomiting, you know they’ll have that…, you know sometimes they get mouth
sores, or they get a funny taste in their mouth, or metallic taste in their mouth,
so you know, a lot of diarrhea, sometimes constipation,
especially if they’re on mate pain medication, they’ll get some…, they’ll get
a lot of constipation, sometimes it’s specially headed next, they’ll start
having swallowing difficulty, or they get that fix alive and they just have
trouble swallowing, or the dry mouth, and things like that so.>So how do you deal
with a cancer patient that comes in with a symptom like that?, you especially
you need to eat ,so if you’re having this these throat difficulties of swallowing,
what do you do to manage that pain but that patient gets that nutrients
that they need?.>Well like let’s say for head and neck
cancers that are getting radiation, like in that head in that neck area, it’s
gonna affect their swallowing, it’s gonna affect their chewing ability, it’s this
is gonna be very painful, even if Safa Geel cancers, that are
radiating over here, so we go into we start doing soft foods, you know moist
foods, liquid foods, then we going to smoothies high-calorie high protein
smoothies, making sure that we get them there, also like even with just your
general like funny taste in your mouth, oral care, you know mouth rinses, you know
mouthwash, is keeping your mouth clean, doing um…, you know, sometimes like lemon
in the water can kind of help stimulate the taste buds in the water so, in your
mouth lemon candy like a little hard candy something to kind of get you kind
of stimulate the taste buds in there.

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